- If you read my columns -thank you!- you probably know that “malinchismo” is one of my pet peeves.
- A full-fledged obsession.
- Lemme ‘splain: historians are not fully in agreement and accounts vary but, legend has it, “La Malinche” was an indigenous woman who became translator and spy for Spanish Conquistador Hernán Cortés in his quest to overthrow Aztec emperor Moctezuma.
Lil Miquela posted her first Instagram post in 2016. Three years later and she has over 1.6 million followers. Not bad for someone who is not even real. Brands are increasingly using virtual influencers like Lil Miquela, but where does virtual brand ambassador cross over into brand deception? by Nigel Hollis