Archive | November 22, 2010

Pintando Para un Sueño

In 1963 Martin Luther King Jr.  had  a dream. In his dream the world was color blind, everyone was equal and segregation was non-existent. Martin Luther King Jr. sacrificed his life for this dream to be realized. Thus came the advancement of civil rights in the United States. Today,  many Latinos also have a dream. Their dream consist of one day becoming […]

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Puerto Rican Obituary

By Bernice Sosa-Izquierdo Beautifully documented is the classic Puerto Rican Obituary – a peek into the struggles and misfortunes our parents experienced upon arriving to the new land: the story of perseverance despite adversity and exploitation. No one could capture and recount our story like the great Reverend Pedro Pietri. My father was the first to […]

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