The Veterans Day Parade NYC 2023 is America's largest Veterans Day Parade. It marches in memory of the end of World War I, which was supposed to be the war to end all wars, on November 11, 1918, at 11am. Over 20,000 marchers, in over 300 groups, with over 150 vehicles, usually march in the parade. 104th Veterans Day Parade NYC 2023 The 104th Veterans Day Parade NYC … [Read more...] about NYC’s Veterans Day Parade Marches Up Fifth Avenue
Carlos Fuentes (1928-2012) was born in Panama City, Panama and died in Mexico City. The Death of Artemis Cruz Fuentes' best-known work is "The Death of Artemis Cruz" (La muerte de Artemis Cruz, 1962). This seminal work of Spanish-language literature was influenced by the seminal work of modern filmmaking Orson Welles' "Citizen Kane" (1941). In both works, the title … [Read more...] about Carlos Fuentes was Mexico’s Most Celebrated Novelist
Puerto Rican Heritage Month is November. It is an official New York City celebration proclaimed by New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani in 1998. Comité Noviembre made it happen. Puerto Rican Heritage Month The celebration acknowledges Puerto Rican contributions to the culture and prosperity of New York City. We are one of the communities that defines New York, and opened doors … [Read more...] about On Puerto Rican Heritage Month, Yo Soy Boricua..!
National Native American Heritage Month is a U.S. national celebration of the First Nations. New York's Native Americans are the Lenape. We are still here in New Jersey and Long Island. Many of us were forced to Oklahoma where Americans call us the Delaware because they met us on the Delaware River, which defines New Jersey's western and southern borders. National … [Read more...] about National Native American Heritage Month is November, and We Are Still Here
Veterans Day in NYC is November 11. It commemorates the end of World War I on November 11, at 11:11 am, 1918. Latins Have Served in Every American War Since the Revolutionary War The saying is that Latins fought in every American war since the Revolutionary War. But we are Indigenous and Black too, so we fought in that war too. Latins make up 17% of active-duty … [Read more...] about On Veterans Day, Thank You for Your Service!