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Puerto Ricans Celebrate Their Heritage but Problems Still Plague the Homeland

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The Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City is ordinarily a happy occasion with music, food, floats, marching bands, dancers, all coming together to show pride and celebrate the culture that is Puerto Rico. This year was no different with thousands lined up on 5th Avenue in the heart of Manhattan watching the marchers, […]

Hold Them Back And They Come Stronger: The Truth Of The Puerto Rican Day Parade


The Puerto Rican day parade is an act of patriotism, honor and symbol for Puerto Rican pride, but it wasn’t always an act of diplomacy and neither was it always legal. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In the book entitled War Against Puerto Ricans Revolution and Terror in Americas Colony, author Nelson Denis tells the inception of America’s largest […]

The Source Magazine Remembers NYC Graff King VE One


A firsthand account of what really happened to VE on the weekend of the Puerto Rican Day parade 19 years ago Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information From gates to walls to bridges to tunnels, there was nowhere in the five boroughs in the early 90s where you wouldn’t find a throwie or tag courtesy of […]