It’s empowering to know who we are, from whom & where we are formed… by telling the stories ourselves, we see an example of how to live, how to inspire and how to honor our ancestors, Aguanile, Mai, Mai… MimiTVA posting from the DMV Cuban filmmaker Gloria Rolando has been an inspiration to me for quite someContinue reading “La Vida En Black History… Maestra Gloria Rolando”
By MimiTVA posting from the DMV, Super Bowl Sunday February 4, 2018 Today as we watch the Super Bowl lets think the son of a Colombian man who played for the Carolina Panther’s in Super Bowl numero 50. Velasco’s work ethic is a lesson instilled by his grandfather. Velasco credits this work ethic to have been inContinue reading “La Vida En Black… Fernando Velasco”
Maria Isabel Urritia is still the only gold medal winner to represent Colombia.
It’s important to know who we are, from whom and where we were formed… by telling the stories ourselves, we see an example of how to live, how to inspire and how to honor our ancestors, Aguanile, Mai, Mai… Posting from the DMV, February 6, 2016 Victor Cruz the salsa dancing wide receiver for the Giants isContinue reading “LaVidaEnBlack History Afro-Latinos in Football”
The ancient diety of Live and Fresh water, Oshun demystified… a post compiled by MimiTVA
German bankers from the Welser family, who financed the sale of Venezuela in the 16th century, were the first to traffic in human beings into Venezuela.
This La Vida En Black History Month message is so nice I had to do it twice… This story goes deep into the heart of Peruvian culture with the Heroine of Black Peru; Victoria Eugenia Santa Cruz Gamarra, a much celebrated poet, composer, choreographer, designer, + an exponent of Afro-Peruvian art. The daughter of writerContinue reading “Me Gritarron Negra!!!!”
MIMITVA on… His words will remain timeless much like Jose Marti , Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Ghandi, President Barack Obama. The thought that words like Freedom, Liberty, Belief in Humanity never go out of style also remain true. As it relates to Latinos, Dr. King met with Roberto Clemente, and had much correspondence with the SecretaryContinue reading “La Vida In Black History on MLK…”
As a poor child; Dr. Raul Cuero, studied and played with roaches in his family dwelling in Buenaventura, Colombia. Motivated by boredom and used his expansive imagination to create and invent over 27 patented items…
It’s important to know who we are, from whom and where we were formed… by telling the stories ourselves, we see an example of how to live, how to inspire and how to honor our ancestors, Aguanile, Mai, Mai… Posting from the DMV, February 1, 2016 MimiTVA commits to post about different Afro-Descendants throughout Black HistoryContinue reading “LaVidaEnBlack History Month “