To most people, this stainless steel figure is a work of art – but to tourists, it’s the best opportunity for a selfie. The Cloud Gate sculpture also known as ‘the Bean,’ is one of the top things to see in Chicago. The bean is a large public sculpture that was unveiled at the opening … Continue reading The History of The Bean Chicago
Tropical Storm Dorian strengthened to a hurricane Wednesday afternoon as it threatened the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, with forecasters predicting it could become a Category 3 hurricane by the time it hits Florida over the weekend. US President Donald Trump has been criticizing Puerto Rico. On Tuesday, Mr Trump tweeted: “Wow! Yet another big storm … Continue reading Puerto Rico braces for Hurricane Dorian 2019
Seguimos conectando con los Boricuas en EU y ésta vez con una jóven universitaria que se fue trás el paso de María. Además, ¿Ya entiendes lo que es COFINA? Glerysbet preguntó en la calle y hasta consultó con Anibal Acevedo Vilá. Continue reading ¿Entiendes qué es COFINA? Glerysbet habla con Acevedo Vilá y conectamos con Boricuas en EU.
While Puerto Ricans are unapologetic in their pride, some tend to downplay their African ancestry. The truth is, Puerto Rico as we know it wouldn’t exist without the cultural influences of African tribes. The racialization of Puerto Rico as a Latin American/Caribbean archipelago and of Puerto Ricans as non-white should not deny the specificity of … Continue reading Historia de Afro Puertorriqueños