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(Izquierda) Roberto Clemente. (Derecha) Homenaje de los Pirates al mítico jugador boricua. Photo: El Nuevo Día. 

The iconic "21" of the Pittsburgh Pirates was a fighter on and off the field. Today, many Black and Latino athletes are raising their voices against racism in the United States.

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Rio 2016 recap: Latino olympians who took home gold and made Olympics history

 08/24/2016 - 07:37

This past Sunday marked the conclusion of the Summer Olympic Games at Rio de Janeiro, which lasted 19 days. As the world’s best athletes head back to their motherland, we take a look at the Latino athletes who took home 49 of the 306 medals that were at stake.

OP-ED: Mr. Lee Iacocca, please come visit us in Latino Philadelphia

 08/23/2016 - 15:44

I came across this book again this week, after I first picked it up several years ago in a Barnes & Noble Store in Philadelphia.

It is a book the former CEO of Chrysler Corporation, Lee Iacocca, wrote, after his magical and also controversial turnaround of the car manufacturer company, one of the "Big Three" in America.

[OP-ED]: Why I failed to become an Engineer..

 08/16/2016 - 17:33

Well, there were already 2 in my family. 

My brother Agustín, Electrical Engineer, and my brother Raúl, who just retired from his noble profession, after a long and meritorious career as a Mechanical Engineer.

At age 16, I wanted to be, if not "somebody", at least somebody else.

Make my life count for something —not like in an act of heroism— but, in a more earthly purpose, to avoid being a blatant redundancy.

Or perhaps, God forbids, a plain-vanilla, mediocre, self-conceited brat.

Comcast’s Xfinity X1 to offer front row seat to Rio Olympics

 07/20/2016 - 17:47
Photo: Michelle Severino / AL DÍA News

The Entertainment Operating System will have a “Rio Olympics” dashboard, a destination where Xfinity subscribers can enjoy live events, on demand content, and 40 plus live stream channels. Athlete profiles, cloud-based videos, and updated medal counts and statistics will also be featured.

Una copa para reunir a todos

 06/01/2016 - 12:20
Yesid Vargas/AL DÍA News.

Si es uno de los millones de seguidores con los que cuenta el deporte rey en Sudamérica... póngase la camiseta, prepare su bufanda y colóquese la gorra, porque el continente americano está de celebración. Y no precisamente cualquiera. El torneo de fútbol continental más antiguo del mundo, la Copa América, cumple un siglo de vida.

Plain Text Author: 
Lucia Tejo

Más que una copa

 05/30/2016 - 10:25
Más que una copa

En 2015, un grupo de 23 hombres escribió un nuevo capítulo en la historia de su país. Chile ganó su primer título internacional después de un largo y arduo viaje. A continuación la perspectiva de un chileno.

Plain Text Author: 
Ana Gamboa