Tag archive for ‘Brazil’
By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, July 13th, 2014

Commitment is a Two Way Street

This is part of a sponsored campaign with Being Latino and Mondelez. However, all opinions ex-pressed are my own Just a few days ago, one of our staff writers Ricky Z wrote about his new found Morning Boost: More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Dream Job Challenge: Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Reportero At The World Cup?

This is part of a compensated campaign with Latina Mom Bloggers and ESPN DEPORTES. However, all opinions expressed are my own. Soccer Fans… This one is for you… So I found out a few days ago that ESPN More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Guess who is going to the Social Good Summit?

      I have been holding on to this for a few days, but I am finally ready to share the some very exciting news.  Last week I accepted an invitation to be part of  a small, highly curated group More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, June 2nd, 2013

New York Bomba Fusion by El David!

REINTRODUCING NEW YORK BOMBA FUSION! El David has returned with a new 27 track Bomba album… for only $5 dollars! Calle Bomba contains Bomba / World Fusion From the Godfather of Roots & Concrete, El David. More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, July 8th, 2012

Oh No! The Chancleta Industry Adopts The Redbox Strategy

Summer is here, and the Flip Flop (Chancleta) industry is big business this time of year. One of the most fashionable chancletas on the market Havaianas decided to go all Redbox on their distribution strategy More...

By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Latino Quote Of The Day™ by Benedita da Silva

“Racial democracy only exists in school books and official speeches; the elite in Brazil have promoted the myth of racial harmony to make people accept certain forms of discrimination and to deny the need More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, October 31st, 2011

History: Day Of The Dead (Dia De Los Muertos)

Image via Wikipedia Day of the Dead From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Day of the Dead ofrenda. Day of the Dead (Spanish: Día de los Muertos) is a holiday celebrated in Mexico and around the world in More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

Who would win in a battle, Breakdancing vs. Capoeira?

Saludos.. I was watching Beat Street the other day and re-living moments of my life when break dancing, graffiti and hip hop ruled. There is a scene from Beat Street that is labeled on YouTube as "the More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, January 2nd, 2009

What Hispanic & Latino Holidays Do You Celebrate?

Good Morning… I have been researching new story ideas for the new year and figured it would be smart to find out when Latino's celebrate things, not only in Puerto Rico but across Latin America. So…me More...