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Puerto Rico Senate Maintains Conversion Therapy

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What does it say about a country that its Senate is divided on deciding to protect its citizens from torture? Last Thursday, the bill that...

Puerto Rico and Journalistic Irresponsibility: Another Obstacle to Recovery

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A recent article in The Wall Street Journal touted Puerto Rico as a “terrific Covid-era escape,” just when the island saw explosive growth in...

Puerto Rico Population Tapers-Off, According to Census Data

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The 2020 Census data has exposed another consequence of the mismanagement of recovery efforts in Puerto Rico. The count figures showed that the territory experienced...

Puerto Rico Will Finally Receive Hurricane Aid

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Three years after Congress approved the aid needed for Puerto Rico to recover from the impacts of the hurricane, the island will finally see...

Education Secretary Miguel Cardona Unblocks Education Funds For Puerto Rico

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This week Puerto Rico was finally granted the money from federal funds available to students in the island’s schools, NBC reported. The $912 million...

Bettina Cosmetics, the Puerto Rican-based Company Leading the Way

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The economic impacts of the pandemic have profoundly affected the majority of people in the United States. The unemployment rate peaked in April 2020,...

‘La Brega,’ a Podcast Series About Puerto Rico’s Resilience

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Puerto Rico's history goes beyond its Commonwealth status. Despite the media narrative, the island has a deep history of resilience, having survived natural disasters, corruption,...

Meet Mayra Guzman-Kaslow, the First Puerto Rican Woman CEO of a...

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In an industry with few female leaders and even fewer leaders who are women of color, Puerto Rican entrepreneur Mayra Guzman-Kaslow is really breaking...

Will Biden End The Trump-era Block of Payments to Puerto Rico?

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During the Trump administration era, a lawsuit was filed to block $2.3 billion in payments for about 300,000 Puerto Ricans that are elderly, blind,...

Puerto Rico’s Governor Declares The State of Emergency in The Island...

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On Friday, February 5, Governor Pedro Pierluisi of Puerto Rico made clear that his declaration of a state of emergency against gender violence was...