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TRANSPORTATION IS AN ISSUE IN EL BARRIO

TRANSPORTATION IS AN ISSUE IN EL BARRIO (Photo) Daby B. Carreras KEN GIBSON NYC 2020 Transportation is one of the many issues that Daby is concerned about for Spanish Harlem.  It's a bit personal; he rides the 4 train down…

THE SILENCE OF THE WOLVES

THE SILENCE OF THE WOLVES (Photo) Daby B. Carreras  KEN GIBSON NYC 2020   On Friday, 10 September, Daby's twitter went silent. The usual buzz of activity and communication that he maintains with so many was gone. At…

TEAM DABY BACKS THE WINNER IN BOLIVIA

TEAM DABY BACKS THE WINNER IN BOLIVIA (Photo) -What was once ours will be ours once again KEN GIBSON NYC 2020 A big presidential election has been hard fought and a winner has emerged. The right wing government has…

STAMPS OF THE ISLAND OF ENCHANTMENT

STAMPS OF THE ISLAND OF ENCHANTMENT (Photo) Daby B. Carreras KEN GIBSON NYC 2020 Last week I visited a friend who lives near Central Park. Like most New Yorkers, he misses the activity that typified this city. But inside…

STAMPS ARE FUN AND EDUCATIONAL AS WELL

STAMPS ARE FUN AND EDUCATIONAL AS WELL (photo) Daby B. Carreras’s stamp collection  Ken Gibson NYC 2020 Stamps were very popular in the days when I grew up in Alphabet City. There were three children in my building - 199…

OCTOBER ELECTION

OCTOBER ELECTION (Photo) La Paz, Bolivia KEN GIBSON NYC 2020 The heated election for president, with a right wing religious head of state at the helm being challenged by a left wing politician from the former administration…

NEW STATUE IN CENTRAL PARK

NEW STATUE IN CENTRAL PARK (Photo) Daby B. Carreras KEN GIBSON NYC 2020 This year a new monument joins the dozens of other statues and monuments in Central Park; it is a trilogy, created to show three pioneers of women’s…

PR CHINA CONSULATE ON THE HOT SEAT IN NEW YORK

PR CHINA CONSULATE ON THE HOT SEAT IN NEW YORK (Photo) Daby B.Carreras 🇺🇸 ver abajo para la versión en Español KEN GIBSON NYC 2020 Team Daby has been on the road, visiting the PR China consulate on Tuesday. Bruce Levy and I…

MONUMENTS TO PEACE ACTIVISTS IN DANGER

MONUMENTS TO PEACE ACTIVISTS IN DANGER (Photo) Frederick Douglass was an American social reformer, abolitionist, orator, writer, and statesman.   KEN GIBSON NYC  2020 While statues are coming down all over America, including one…