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The Tweet of the Week: #Facts

Until a baby comes out of a man's body, an opinion against abortion shouldn't come out of his mouth. — Middle Age Riot (@middleageriot) September 2, 2021 We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like…

The Tweet of the Week: #TeamDominican

Did you know the Dominican diaspora is the 18th largest diaspora in the United States with approximately 2.4 million U.S. residents who were either born in the Dominican Republic or reported Dominican ancestry or origin? 🇩🇴 — Dominicanos USA…

Paul Lomax - Washington Heights

The Tweet of the Week: Tax The Rich

One important takeaway from billionaires going to space is that we should have a wealth tax now. — Anand Giridharadas @ The.Ink (@AnandWrites) July 11, 2021 Shout out to Anand Giridharadas for stating what should be obvious. A bunch…

Peace Love Merengue Mural By Dister in Washington Heights

The Tweet of the Week: Protect Your Energy

If I responded angrily to every person who seeks to provoke anger from me on social media, I’d never experience peace, purpose or progress. Be a good steward of your energy. It’s okay to let provocateurs leave empty handed.…

UC Must-Reads: One Son’s 48-Hour Fight to Save His Parents

India is being utterly devastated by the coronavirus. Karan Deep Singh put together a heart-breaking piece in the NY Times that painfully describes one man’s plight to save his parents from the scourge. Read more: UC Must-Reads: One Son’s…

Uptown Eats: Spring Fare @ Tryon Public House

Spring is here familia and what better way to celebrate than with good food and drink. Thankfully, the good folks at Tryon Public House (4740 Broadway) have got you covered. On top of their already delectable menu, Tryon Public…

Happy #NationalEmpanadaDay

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Somos (@r29somos) Did y’all know that today is #NationalEmpanadaDay? In honor of that important holiday r29somos shared a clip of @asapferg opening up about his love for pastelitos. We also know that empanadas…

Rest In Power: Jack Veneno

The Dominican 🇩🇴 Diaspora is hurting over this one. The mighty Jack Veneno has fallen. More than a mere professional wrestler, Jack Veneno is a national treasure. To learn more about Jack Veneno, please check out the very talented @mannyperez1 playing…

#TheGramUptown: Stairway To Heaven

View this post on Instagram A post shared by 𝚓 𝚞 𝚜 𝚝 𝚒 𝚗 ᵍ ʳ ᵉ ᵉ ⁿ (@justinallengreen) We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter & Instagram or e-mail us at UptownCollective@gmail.com.…