Aretha Franklin second line tribute – Treme, New Orleans


We had a short visit to New Orleans this year, but we were able to grab a few videos here and there of the city including this tribute for Aretha Franklin in Treme. The people were singing loud with so … Continue reading Aretha Franklin second line tribute – Treme, New Orleans

Building a crypto-utopia in Puerto Rico: How do you feel about this?


The latest issues in Puerto rico with the storms, lack of food and electricity has gained the attention of some young investors from America that believe they can regenerate the island using blockchain technology. Some of the locals don’t want their help, they believe that this is another form of colonialism and gentrification. This is a hard one, watch the video before you comment and tell me what you think. I have some mixed feelings about this, and I’m kind of siding with the locals more than the investors. I get that these young people are eager to help the people, … Continue reading Building a crypto-utopia in Puerto Rico: How do you feel about this?

Ron Alpha Podcast Ep.8 – Que – Clothing designer/artist of PEACE DENIM CO.


In this episode I talked with Artist/clothing designer Que of “Peace Denim Co.”. He explained what it was like for him growing up in a tough area and how he avoided the traps of living in the inner city. He … Continue reading Ron Alpha Podcast Ep.8 – Que – Clothing designer/artist of PEACE DENIM CO.