Our Greatest Rapper of All Time – Big Pun

“I’m like G.Rap, Pac, Master P, all balled up with a twist of Marc Anthony.” – Big Pun, “100%” From his mouth to our ears, Christopher Lee Rios summarized who he was in a singular line. Rios was a studen...

Why Movember Matters

As the leaves turn colors and begin to fall you know that the fall season is almost over. You might have also noticed that around this time of year a few of your friends suddenly get scruffier. Well it’s not yo...

El Matador – Chi-Chi Rodriguez

The putting green was his stage, a golf club his prop and the 18-hole course his partner; it may be an unlikely medium for a poor, Puerto Rican boy in the 1940s to find his calling, but Chi-Chi Rodriguez did ...

Piri Thomas | The Flow Master

Living in a dichotomous world where color was chosen over culture, Piri Thomas an Afro-Cuban-Puerto Rican man busted open a literary door for future Latino writers to successfully walk through. For so many ...

The Original King of Comedy…Cantinflas

At the dawn of Mexico’s golden age of cinema, a single man helped start the party and remained an indelible star and symbol of his country’s humility, humor and people. Fortino Mario Alfonso Moreno Reyes, profe...

Wise Words of Latino Men

"Respeta tus mayores." While we heard it all the time growing up, many of us probably didn't get the deeper reason why it was important to "respetar" which was code for "listening" to older people that surround...

5 Cultural Influencers You Need to Follow

While wading through the white noise that Twitter can be -"Look at me!", "Buy this!", "I’m cool!!"- we discovered that there are some folks in the Twitterverse who consistently deliver 140 characters that we're...