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[OP-ED]: Prevarications On Pot: Nonsense Clouds Common Sense

 04/21/2017 - 12:33
Marijuana legalization activists Mike Whiter, N.A. Poe and Chris Goldstein, philly.com marijuana columnist and co-instructor of Temple's Marijuana And The News class. LBWPhoto
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Two days after another Trump Administration official made another astoundingly inaccurate assertion about the dangers of marijuana, Ricardo Rivera gave a group of Temple University students a poignant account about the powers of pot.

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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 12:30pm
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Marijuana legalization activists Mike Whiter, N.A. Poe and Chris Goldstein, philly.com marijuana columnist and co-instructor of Temple's Marijuana And The News class. LBWPhoto

Buscan frenar el "puente aéreo" entre Puerto Rico y Filadelfia

 04/13/2017 - 18:21
Miembros de la comunidad y legisladores de Pensilvania y Puerto Rico se reunieron en la alcaldía de Filadelfia para buscarle una solución al "puente aéreo".
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Imponer estándares de calidad y mecanismos de control a las casas de recuperación fueron algunas de las ideas expresadas en la reunión entre egisladores de Pensilvania, Puerto Rico y miembros de la comunidad. 

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Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 6:00pm
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Miembros de la comunidad y legisladores de Pensilvania y Puerto Rico se reunieron en la alcaldía de Filadelfia para buscarle una solución al "puente aéreo".

Thousands march in Dominican Republic against Odebrecht corruption

 03/27/2017 - 04:10
Thousands of Dominicans march against corruption and impunity in Santiago, in the Dominican Republic, on March 26, 2017, to support an initiative calling for the prosecution of those involved in taking $92 million in bribes from Brazil's Odebrecht construction firm. EFE / Luis Tavarez
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Thousands of people demonstrated Sunday in the northern Dominican province of Santiago to demand that officials involved in taking bribes from Brazilian construction firm Odebrecht be brought to trial.

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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 4:00am
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Thousands of Dominicans march against corruption and impunity in Santiago, in the Dominican Republic, on March 26, 2017, to support an initiative calling for the prosecution of those involved in taking $92 million in bribes from Brazil's Odebrecht construction firm. EFE / Luis Tavarez

Alcalde: "My art reflects all that is going on in the contemporary world"

 03/21/2017 - 03:56
Alfredo Alcalde during an interview with EFE in Mexico City, Mexico on Mar. 18, 2017. EFE/Alex Cruz
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Alfredo Alcalde, one of the best-known artists in Peru, considers it an honor to paint murals in Mexico, the nation that made them a signature art form of its culture.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 3:45am
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Alfredo Alcalde during an interview with EFE in Mexico City, Mexico on Mar. 18, 2017. EFE/Alex Cruz

Tracing the Diaspora: From Puerto Rico to the Mainland

 09/27/2016 - 16:22
A woman wears the a mask with the Puerto Rican flag at the parade.

El acercamiento al pop en inglés, clave del éxito mundial de la música latina

 04/25/2017 - 15:00
Jorge Mejía. Fuente: http://www.billboard.com/
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La mayor presencia de canciones en español en las listas de éxitos internacionales se debe a un mayor acercamiento entre los sonidos urbanos y el pop anglosajón, como ocurre en "Despacito", de Fonsi y Daddy Yankee, dijeron hoy expertos que se reúnen en la Conferencia Billboard de la Música Latina.
 

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
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Jorge Mejía. Fuente: http://www.billboard.com/

They seek to curb the "airlift" between Puerto Rico and Philadelphia

 04/17/2017 - 15:32
Community members and lawmakers from Pennsylvania and Puerto Rico met in Philadelphia's city hall to find a solution to the "airlift."
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Imposing quality standards and control mechanisms to recovery houses were some of the ideas expressed in the meeting between legislators from Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico and members of the community.

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Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 6:00pm
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Community members and lawmakers from Pennsylvania and Puerto Rico met in Philadelphia's city hall to find a solution to the "airlift."

AL DÍA News Hosts “The State of Public Education” Panel

 08/24/2016 - 05:12
Panelists discuss education reform. From left to right: Farah Jimenez (President and CEO, Phialdelphia Education Fund), Angel Figueroa (Co-Founder and CEO, I-Lead Charter School), Dr. Darcy Russotto (Principal, Pan American Charter School), and Alfredo Calderon-Santini (President and CEO of ASPIRA). AL DÍA News

What is the state of public education?

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
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Panelists discuss education reform. From left to right: Farah Jimenez (President and CEO, Phialdelphia Education Fund), Angel Figueroa (Co-Founder and CEO, I-Lead Charter School), Dr. Darcy Russotto (Principal, Pan American Charter School), and Alfredo Calderon-Santini (President and CEO of ASPIRA). AL DÍA News

Pintando para Libertad: Artistas organizan talleres locales para Oscar López-Rivera

 08/22/2016 - 14:13
Oscar Lopez Rivera.

En conjunción con una exposición titulado, "Una Sola Voz", Marisol Vélez-Aquino y Gustavo Santiago-Jiménez están organizando talleres titulados, “Oscar López, el Educador”. La iniciativa fue creada para ayudar a los estudiantes a entender el impacto de nacionalista puertorriqueño Oscar López-Rivera.

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Monday, August 22, 2016 - 11:30am
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Oscar Lopez Rivera.

Painting for Freedom: Artists Host Local Workshops for Oscar Lopez-Rivera

 08/22/2016 - 13:20
Oscar Lopez Rivera.