Pablo Medina Uribe

Writer/journalist in NYC/Bogotá

I write articles, sometimes books. I care too much about football (the soccer kind), politics, music and maps. I like doing multimedia and interactive things. I write in English, Spanish and Italian.

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Ondatrópica Explore the Sounds of 1950s & '60s Afro-Colombia In ...

Ondatrópica Explore the Sounds of 1950s & '60s Afro...

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ÌFÉ Mixes Santeria With Caribbean Synth-Pop To Create Something ...

ÌFÉ Mixes Santeria With Caribbean Synth-Pop To Crea...

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ÌFÉ Mixes Santeria With Caribbean Synth-Pop To Create Something ...

ÌFÉ Mixes Santeria With Caribbean Synth-Pop To Crea...

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"We Want Peace:" Afro-Colombians Largely Voted for a Peace Deal ...

"We Want Peace:" Afro-Colombians Largely Voted for ...

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Aurelio Martínez & the Garifuna: A History of African Resistance in ...

Aurelio Martínez & the Garifuna: A History of Afric...

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Too Black to Be Dominican: The Olympic Medalist Derided as Too Foreign

Last week, Luis “Luisito” Pie defeated Spain’s Jesús Tortosa in the 58 kg taekwondo bronze fight, and emerged with the first medal of the Rio Olympics for his country—the Dominican Republic. However, a feat that should have brought joy to sports fans throughout his homeland, reignited a national debate about nationality, race, and who qualifies as Dominican.

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How Algeria's Freedom Fighters Founded a Football Team and ...

How Algeria's Freedom Fighters Founded a Football T...

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The Precarious World of an Afro-Colombian Gold Medal Winner ...

The Precarious World of an Afro-Colombian Gold Meda...

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Zimbabwe's Women's Football Team Makes History Going Into Rio ...

Zimbabwe's Women's Football Team Makes History Goin...

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How Countries Poach African Athletes To Win Olympic Medals ...

How Countries Poach African Athletes To Win Olympic...

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The African Stars of European Football Okayafrica.

The African Stars of European Football Okayafrica.

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These Two African Football Teams Just Competed in the World Cup ...

These Two African Football Teams Just Competed in t...

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Democratic Republic of the Congo

Check out all the freshest music from the Democratic Republic of the Congo...

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Cape Verde

Check out the hottest music from Cape Verde...

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Morocco

Check out all of the hottest new music coming out of Morocco on OkayAfrica...