Dominican Republic

New York’s Dyckman Dominicans Oust Protestors From the Neighborhood

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On Tuesday night, in the Inwood section of uptown Manhattan, on the famous Dyckman street, African-American protestors were banished. In a now-viral video that has both “Dyckman” and “Dominican” trending on Twitter, a mob of angry Dominican residents is seen approaching a group of African-American men. While the men were standing around and apparently protesting, […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Dominican Baseball Players Unite For COVID-19 Relief

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A coalition of over 40 current and retired Major League Baseball players have united. Collectively, they have launched the “Step Up to the Plate” fund. The efforts are to support coronavirus relief efforts in the Dominican Republic. The coalition, organized by Hall of Fame pitcher Pedro Martinez and his foundation, has raised over $550,000. They […]

SOURCE SPORTS: David Ortiz Shot in the Dominican Republic

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Former Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz has been reportedly shot in an apparent robbery in the Dominican Republic, according to multiple reports. Ortiz was taken to a hospital after he was shot in the back and the bullet went out of his stomach; he is currently in emergency surgery, this according to Marly Rivera […]

Tekashi 6ix9ine Hands Out Cash to Residents in the Dominican Republic

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During his visit in the Dominican Republic, Tekashi 6ix9ine took time out from shooting his next music video to give back to Dominicans on the island. 6ix9ine posted a video from D.R. handing out hundred dollar bills to everyone he ran into. In the video, excited kids run down the block to meet Tekashi for […]

Is There a Jennifer Lopez, Cardi B Collaboration in the Works?

DJ Khaled took to Instagram to tease new music by Jennifer Lopez with a surpise feature and producer. WHEN J LO PULLS UP TO WE THE BEST STUDIO! Icon moment alert! Icon announcement alert. Icon visual alert. Icon everything ALERT!!! @jlo got New music coming . Be Paitient!!! Patience is a gift and a talent. […]

Man On Fire: A Former Federal Agent Puts The Breaks On Global Child Trafficking

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Human trafficking generates $32 billion a year off the backs of more than 27 million people—and nearly two million of them are children. Former CIA and Homeland Security agent Tim Ballard is on a global crusade to save each and every child, and bankrupt the entire trafficking system. To help fortify the international sting operations conducted […]

Money, Politics & Corruption In The Dominican Republic

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As the presidential race in the Dominican Republic heats up, news outlet Dominican Today has published a story about the impact funds from criminal organizations may have on the overall political system in the country. Corruption is a major ongoing issue in the country and as the saying goes, “money talks.” Transparency International is an […]

Dominican Republic Orders Haitian/Black People To Leave The Island Immediately

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The D.R’s ethnic cleansing plan has begun and more than 300,000 people could be affected “They are sweeping up “dark-skinned Dominicans with Haitian facial features and loading them into trucks,” says an eyewitness report from “The Nation” newspaper. The criteria to determine the expulsion to achieve “self-propulsion in the Dominican Republic is that simple and […]