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Música para calentar el corazón


Cuando uno parte al exilio, sea la razón que fuese, uno tiende a añorar la tierra, aveces con un poco de exageración. Conforme pasa el tiempo, uno se va despreocupando de los problemas políticos y económicos de su tierra y … Continue reading

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1917-2017 : AMERICANOS PUERTORRIQUEÑOS, 100 años después de la Ley Jones de 1917


Seamos, pues americanos, ya que así lo decretan las autoridades del Norte: pero seamos americanos portorriqueños, como son los de Kentucky americanos kentuckienses; como son los de California y Hawaii, americanos californianos y hawaianos, respectivamente. Que no se olviden nuestros … Continue reading

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A thought about voting…(Democratic primary)


So, Hillary Clonton jumped out over Bernie Sanders in Puerto Rico’s Democratic primary on Sunday June 5th. Congratulations woman!! So, what if Puerto Rican residents cannont vote in the general election? What if they’re treated as second class citizens. Of … Continue reading

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San Juan speaks out his mind.


A mural in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Photo by Stephanie Segarra.I guess it’s a reminder that it’s the next generation the ones who benefit or pay our actions today.

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Living the American Dream


I talked to a friend from Mayagüez recently. I asked him about the crisis. He told me: “Crisis? We don’t worry about that at all. I mean, everything looks just fine to us”. I was surprised by his answer. Today, … Continue reading

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Mapa topográfico de Puerto Rico, NY 1886


He aquí un magnífico mapa de los municipios de Puerto Rico hecho en Nueva York en 1886, dos años antes de la guerra Hispano-Americana.

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Somewhere in socialist Czechoslovakia: “Amerika” Portoriko


So I’ abandoned you for over a year now. But that doesn’t mean that the blog is dead. I’d like to share with you a very exquisite version of “America” from West Side Story; in Czech!!! It was the friend … Continue reading

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