The Poetry of Urantia Ramirez: Broke-n-Puerto Rican

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Am I just a broken Puerto Rican? You know like my broken Spanish, And my broken English, Im broke and Puerto Rican, Some broken pockets & broken tongue painting a broken picture That kind of broken Puerto Rican?   Why is it so damn hard to be Puerto Rican?   They say I can see it in your hair, I just knew it was your curls, so exotic, how More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, November 1st, 2015

Dia De Los Muertos: 3 Lessons I Learned From Those Who Live From The Land.

 I worked with my friends at Tequila Don Julio to write this post. Sometimes some stories just resonate… and inspire. I was invited to watch the video of Don Julio, founder of the Don Julio brand of Tequila. More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, October 25th, 2015

REGISTER NOW FOR THIS ONLINE EVENT: Culture, Love, and Identity: An AfroLatina International Reading

  Mi Gente… jumping in here on a Sunday to share something I stumbled on hanging out on Twitter. Six exceptional writers (some friends to the site) will get together for a global reading around topics More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

There Is Money For Latino Scholarships Hiding In Plain Sight!

Are you or do you know college bound youth that are worried about how they are going to pay for school once they get acceptance letters? So last week, I had the distinct honor to cover the Hispanic Scholarship More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, October 19th, 2015

Arte o Muerte: The Art of Rafael Serrano

Let me preface this post by saying that I have the distinct honor to collaborate with some of the most amazing artists in our community thru my work at Sofrito Media Group, Capicu Culture, La SoPA NYC and this More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Social Media Class: Why Aren’t You Crushing It?

Want to know how to use social media to attract and engage quality customers, and quickly grow your business?   In this special #SocialSofrito session, you’ll discover powerful community building tactics as More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

5 Resources That Can Help You Stop HIV / AIDS #OneConversation At A Time.

Tomorrow, October 15th is National Latino AIDS Awareness Day and I have teamed up with my friends to spread the word as part of a compensated LATISM and Social Lens Research social good story collection campaign. More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Can One Create Content & Blog Without A Laptop? I Prove It Can Be Done

Sponsored by AT&T As a content creator that is always on the go I can tend to pack heavy. Tripod, monopod, selfie sticks, external batteries, my laptop etc. etc. also make sure that I can catch the right More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Snacks Are My Kryptonite… So Let’s Try Something Different.

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GlucernaContigo #CollectiveBias I have not discussed this with anyone really but my biggest obstacle to managing More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Friday, September 18th, 2015

The busy Latino family’s guide to throwing an end of summer party (after Labor Day!)

We are certainly good at dragging out the Summer way past Labor Day… Our friends at Nestle have shared this busy Latino family’s guide to throwing an end of summer party. They even sent us some samples More...