By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

Texas Trocas: A Reality Show That Promotes Family & Entreprenuership

Disclosure: I was part of a paid campaign to promote the premiere of Texas Trocas with Discovery en Español and Dime Media last night, however this review was unsolicited and outside the scope of work… just More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Together We can Stop Diabetes!

Every year this time, I find myself needing a favor and I really do not know how to ask. I know that you get requests to “like” and “share” stuff every day and much of what is asked of you truly deserves More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, August 1st, 2015

Can A Silent Video App LiveText Make Noise In Todays Social Landscape? Yahoo Thinks So…

In the world of Social Startups, everyone wants to be the next [insert your favorite social platform] here. Every once and a while something completely original makes it’s way into the conversation. Today More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

Parental Coaching Guide To Help Drive Change With Your Teens – #GetThereSafe

Disclosure: This is part of a sponsored safety campaign with DiMe Media and Allstate Foundation. However, all opinions and stories shared are my own I have said this before… There are very few things more More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

Artists And The Afro-Latino Community Embrace The New Afro-Latino Festival Of NYC

NEW YORK, NY – Afro-Latinos and those interested in the African roots of Latino cultures came out from all boroughs this weekend in support of a new Festival that speaks their complex and rich language. From More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, July 12th, 2015

Sunday Sofrito: The Week Ahead in NYC Cultural Events

You asked for it… and I listened. #SundaySofrito is back (and has evolved) into a little bit of recap and a whole lot of ‘what’s next’. Because our audience is always evolving… this More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, July 4th, 2015

War Against All Puerto Ricans by Nelson A. Denis

  The war against all Puerto Ricans began over a century ago. Within a few years of occupying Puerto Rico in 1898, the US de-valued the Puerto Rican currency by 40% and owned 80% of all the island’s farms…as More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, June 22nd, 2015

My Opinion: All Latinas Should Be Required To Go To Summer School!

I wish I could have seen your face as you clicked this link… In this case, Summer School can help you help you really get your financial house in order. Check out the next three classes my friend Nely Galán More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, June 20th, 2015

Rich Villar – 5 Books I Must Pack For My Trip To VONA #LatinoLit

By Rich Villar I’m flying to Miami this Saturday, after I lead my final session for this cycle at #LaSopaNYC: The School of Poetic Arts. I’m actually going to be in workshop as a student. I haven’t More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, June 20th, 2015

This Summer – Explore Your Creativity With La Casa Azul Bookstore

Mi gente… did you know that there is a Latina – owned bookstore in the heart of El Barrio? There is and it’s name is the Casa Azul Bookstore…  Photo Credit: La Casa Azul Website La Casa More...