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Jet Blue: Connecting The Dominican Diaspora With Quisqueya

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Late last year, several Washington Heights Dominican families were invited to La Casa del Mofongo to ostensibly participate in a documentary about Dominican culture. My wife, our 3 daughters and I, were chosen to take…

Quisqueya Heights

Ode To Quisqueya Heights

BY Mel à la mODE (@MelalamODE) “I can be successful at ______________ even though the people at the top don’t look like me.” One of my favorite quotes as heard this past Saturday at a forum on Dominican identity…

Viva La Republica!

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Photography by Briana E. Heard   I invite you to join me on Facebook and follow me on Twitter, or e-mail me at [email protected]