UNDEFEATED Garifuna American Boxer EDDIE GOMEZ featured in JANUARY 2014 Issue of Boxing Magazine, RING Magazine

 

Cover of the January 2014 Issue of Boxing Magazine, RING Magazine.  Undefeated Garifuna American Boxer Eddie Gomez is featured in this issue.

Cover of the January 2014 Issue of Boxing Magazine, RING Magazine. Undefeated Garifuna American Boxer Eddie Gomez is featured in this issue.

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Bronx, New York:  UNDEFEATED Garifuna American Professional Boxer EDDIE GOMEZ is featured in the January 2014 issue of Boxing Magazine, RING Magazine.  UNDEFEATED Welterweight Champion Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr  (deemed ‘pound-for-pound, the best fighter in the world’ by boxing experts) is on the cover of that particular issue.

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Garifuna American Military Woman, Captain ESTACY PORTER Featured in December 2013 Issue of Black Women’s Magazine, ESSENCE Magazine

 

December 2013 issue of ESSENCE Magazine.

December 2013 issue of ESSENCE Magazine.

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New York City, New York:   Garifuna American Military Woman Captain ESTACY PORTER is featured in the December 2013 issue of ESSENCE Magazine, a popular Black Women’s Magazine based in the United States.  Actress Gabrielle Union is on the cover of that particular issue.

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Garifuna Coalition ROUNDTABLE Meeting To Take Place on SATURDAY December 21st 2013 in the Bronx

 

Garifuna Coalition ROUNDTABLE Meeting to take place on SATURDAY December 21st 2013.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Garifuna Coalition ROUNDTABLE Meeting to take place on SATURDAY December 21st 2013. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York:  The Latest Garifuna Coalition ROUNDTABLE Meeting will take place on SATURDAY December 21st 2013 at 10am in the Bronx at 10am.

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Monthly Garifuna Mass To Take Place at ST ANTHONY OF PADUA Catholic Church in the Bronx on SUNDAY, December 15th 2013

 

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church In The Bronx.   Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church In The Bronx. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York:  The Second of Two Monthly Bronx Garifuna Masses is taking place at St. Anthony of Padua Church on SUNDAY December 15th 2013 at 1pm.  It is presented by the Pastoral Garifuna of St Anthony of Padua, a Honduran Garifuna Church Organization.

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Happy Guatemalan Garifuna Settlement Day (November 26th)!!!

Happy Guatemalan Garifuna Settlement Day (November 26th)!!!  Photo Illustration by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Happy Guatemalan Garifuna Settlement Day (November 26th)!!! Photo Illustration by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Guatemala, Central America — Happy Guatemalan Garifuna Settlement Day (November 26th)!!!

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Monthly Garifuna Mass To Take Place at ST ANTHONY OF PADUA Catholic Church in the Bronx on SUNDAY November 17th 2013

Monthly Garifuna Mass To Take Place at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church In The Bronx on SUNDAY November 17th 2013.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Monthly Garifuna Mass To Take Place at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church In The Bronx on SUNDAY November 17th 2013. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York  — The Second of Two Monthly Bronx Garifuna Masses is taking place at St. Anthony of Padua Church on SUNDAY November 17th 2013 at 1pm.  It is presented by the Pastoral Garifuna of St Anthony of Padua, a Honduran Garifuna Church Organization.

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Latest Garifuna Coalition ROUNDTABLE Meeting to Take Place on SATURDAY November 23rd 2013 in the Bronx

 

Garifuna Coalition ROUNDTABLE Meeting to take place on SATURDAY November 23rd 2013.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Garifuna Coalition ROUNDTABLE Meeting to take place on SATURDAY November 23rd 2013. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York — The Latest Garifuna Coalition ROUNDTABLE Meeting will take place on SATURDAY November 23rd 2013 at 10am in the Bronx at 10am.  

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TODAY, The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Dance Company Begins Pioneering Cultural Tour of Belize

Members of the Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City preparing to go to Belize on Wednesday, November 13th 2013.  Photo courtesy of Snon SN and Facebook.

Members of the Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City preparing to go to Belize on Wednesday morning, November 13th 2013. Photo courtesy of Snon SN and Facebook.

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BELIZE, Central America:  The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York began their pioneering cultural tour of Belize today (WEDNESDAY, November 13th 2013) in a move designed to strengthen both the international (and diasporic) ties of this unique dance company.     Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE: Garifuna Women DIOXI MARTINEZ and AUDREY FLORES Explain How They Organized The GARIFUNA IN PERIL Film Screening in ROATAN Honduras in OCTOBER 2013

 

Garifuna Woman Audrey Flores, Garifuna Man Ruben Reyes and Garifuna Woman Dioxi Martinez pose in front of the Turquoise Bay Garifuna Mural in Roatan, Honduras.  Photo by Jorge Garifuna.

Garifuna Woman Audrey Flores, Garifuna Man Ruben Reyes and Garifuna Woman Dioxi Martinez pose in front of the Turquoise Bay Garifuna Mural in Roatan, Honduras. Photo by Jorge Garifuna.

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ROATAN, Honduras:  Based on the success of the screenings of the Garifuna In Peril film in Honduras; I thought it would be helpful and instructive to share Garifuna Women Audrey Flores and Dioxi Martinez’s account of what it was like to organize and coordinate the screening of this unique film in Roatan, Honduras; a place of unique historical significance to the Garifuna people.  Are you ready? Continue reading

Garifuna Publisher Singer Songwriter Musician SIDNEY MEJIA Passed Away On Monday, October 28th 2013 in Los Angeles

 

Garifuna Publisher, Musician, Singer and Songwriter SIDNEY MEJIA at a staged reading of his play, "The Life and Times of Chatoyer" in the Bronx on SATURDAY, May 18th 2013.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. "Tio Teo" or "Teofilo Campeon").

Garifuna Publisher, Musician, Singer and Songwriter SIDNEY MEJIA at a staged reading of his play, “The Life and Times of Chatoyer” in the Bronx on SATURDAY, May 18th 2013. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”).

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Los Angeles, California — It is with extreme sorrow that Beinggarifuna.com reports that Garifuna Publisher, Musician, Singer and Songwriter, SIDNEY MEJIA passed away in Los Angeles on MONDAY October 28th 2013.

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