On The Contrary
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A weekly podcast on the contentious issues facing America’s Latinos. Monologue, discussion, readings and more.
||CleanOn the Contrary #4: What’s Next For Puerto Rico?||Hector discusses the status question and the obstacles facing the Diaspora with Xavier "Xavi" Luis Burgos, an active member of Chicago's Puerto Rican community and editor of La Respuesta, a magazine for Boricuas in the United States.||5/29/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOn the Contrary #3: Is Cholo A Bad Thing?||Hector sits down with Luz, Abe and Claudio to discuss cholo culture, the power of language, religion in Latino culture, and a whole lot of other persisting controversies.||5/13/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOn the Contrary #2: What is race?||You may have seen the media frenzy over the coming "off-white America." But what is race? Is it real or imaginary? Where does it come from? The answers to these questions might be bigger than a 20-minute time slot, but Hector tackles them anyway. Plus,||3/28/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOn the Contrary #1: Hector Luis Alamo Jr.||Gozamos founder Abraham Velázquez Tello sits with host Hector Luis Alamo Jr. and asks him about growing up in Chicago, becoming a writer, and the topics that keep him at it.||3/25/2013||Free||View in iTunes|