On MLK, Jr. and a powerful dream that continues to inspire

Today America pays tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. and the significant role he played as an international human rights and civic leader advocating and leading efforts to bring resolution to issues faced by African Americans back in the 1950s. And yet, his advocacy work, influence, speeches, and civic leadership addressed and represented all communities …

LPRC Board Member Named Digital Media Innovator

LPRC Board Member and founder of NPR's Next Generation Radio, Doug Mitchell, was named one of 2017 MediaShift Digital Media Innovators. ¡Felicitaciones, Doug! Congrats to Doug! MediaShift is a digital publication dedicated to media and technology. It launched a new annual feature called the MediaShift20, to recognize top innovators in digital media and other fields, …

A musical gift to help Radio Vieques in Puerto Rico

Artists for Media Diversity (A4MD), in collaboration with Media Alliance (MA) and the Latino Public Radio Consortium (LPRC), re-released a digital song collection to help rebuild Radio Vieques in Puerto Rico after hurricane María. "Artists for Vieques" includes songs by recording artists from Puerto Rico, Texas, Oklahoma, North Carolina and the Navajo Nation, such as …

LPRC Board Member Wins Emmy

Dr. Luis Rosario Albert won a Suncoast Regional Emmy in the category Historical Documentary for "El Coleccionista" about Dr. Jorge Luis Crespo Armáiz and his research on stereoscopic photography in Puerto Rico. Stereoscopy is a technique to create images with the illusion of depth. It was most popular in the 19th century and well into …