A lion is gone: Gilberto Gerena Valentín dies at age 98

Over fifty years ago, Gilberto Gerena Valentín was our Latino Al Sharpton. In 1964 he led demonstrations against the police killings of three Puerto Rican men. He was a New York City Councilman (just like Bernie Sanders, he… Read More

Historic Photo of the Day: José Chegüi Torres

  José “Chegüi” Torres was a great champion. He was the light-heavyweight champion of the world in the mid 1960s, with a record of 41 wins, 3 losses and 29 knockouts. He was also a great journalist, author,… Read More