In Your Honor, Dear Country

To our beautiful nation, To our Dominican Republic, Today we raise to the highest our tricolor flag.   It is an anniversary, The birthday of a special nation, And full of joy we come  To celebrate our freedom.   It is with a lot of love and respect That today we get up  With our […]

Valentine’s Gifts by Alentia

February 14, better known as Valentine’s Day, is a date dedicated to making your loved ones feel extra special by showering them with gifts and gestures. It doesn’t matter if it’s a cookie, a stuffed animal, or a diamond necklace; what matters are the good intentions behind the gift.  To spread some of the love […]

In Memory of The Great Juan Pablo Duarte

On the 26th of January, a special moment is celebrated, the natal day of Juan Pablo Duarte y Díez. He was a Dominican military leader, writer, teacher, activist, and nationalist politician who was the foremost of the founding fathers of the Dominican Republic. His birthday is commemorated still to this day after being born two-hundred […]

The Biden-Harris Inauguration Gave People Hope

Joseph Biden and Kamala Harris’s presidential inauguration took place on Wednesday, January 20th, at the US Capitol in Washington DC. Both of them made history; Joe Biden being the oldest person to occupy office, and Kamala being the first woman of color with South Asian heritage to become Vice-President. Usually, former presidents and vice presidents […]

The Importance of Being Grateful

Being grateful is essential to appreciating and enjoying life. We must appreciate who we are, what we have, what we have achieved, the people around us, etc. It makes us live in harmony with our environment and with a high degree of well-being. If we get carried away by negative thoughts, they can begin to […]

Honoring our Virgin of Altagracia

Every year, we celebrate on January 21st the Day of our Virgin of Altagracia in the Dominican Republic. On this date, we usually remember this Virgin, and thousands of devout Catholics come to the Basílica of Higüey to profess their faith to whom they call “La Patrona de Higüey”, or the protective and spiritual mother […]

IS THE PFIZER VACCINE SAFE

During this unprecedented pandemic, all hopes of containing it have been placed on two vaccines released by different American companies, Moderna and Pfizer. We’ll focus  on Pfizer’s attempt to immunize the recipients of their project.     The first thing you should know about this new vaccine is that it is not like any other and […]

Storming the Capitol

On January 6th of 2021, Trump supporters scaled the walls outside of the Capitol, broke windows, and forced their way into the building. This all happened after a Trump rally, where he decided to tell the crowd to “take action and march to the Capitol,” and they did just that. When the protesters got into […]