Tag Archives: Afro-Puerto Rican

Latino Quote Of The Day™ by Dr. Antonia Pantoja

“Somehow I learned that I belonged with my people and that I had a responsibility to contribute to them. I will participate in changing the situations of injustice and inequality that I encounter because they deny people their rights and … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Louis Reyes Rivera

“I was raised inside of a Puerto Rican family, but born in Brooklyn, and inside of an African American community, many of which members had uprooted from the rural South. I was protected and nurtured by both. I owe all … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Dr. Marta Moreno-Vega

“The honoring of those that are now spirit is essential as is honoring their work to assure that their work continues to be expanded upon generation after generation.” – Dr. Marta Moreno-Vega, Afro-Puerto Rican. Founder of the Caribbean Cultural Center … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Sandra Andino

“Despite what others might say, stay focused, centered and positive…. if you give it value, others will.”  –  Sandra Andino, PhD., Afro-Puerto Rican anthropologist/photographer. Latino Quote Of The Day™ is curated by Bobby Gonzalez. .Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Cheo Feliciano

“…the roots of this music, the cadence, the flavor, came via Cuba from Africa…. in New York the majority of musicians were of Puerto Rican descent, and even though we were playing the basic Cuban rhythms, the music began to … Continue reading

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