$43 Mil Millones en Alivio de Huracanes para Puerto Rico se Estancó Después de que los Funcionarios Estadounidenses Faltaron el Plazo

Foto: Vista aérea de Toa Alta, Puerto Rico, destruida por el huracán María, descuidada por el imperialismo estadounidense. Este artículo es una traducción. Por Larisa Shepitko El 17 de octubre, funcionarios altos del Departamento de Vivienda y Desarrollo Urbano (HUD) testificaron ante un subcomité de Asignaciones de la Cámara confirmó que se estancó en viando fondos de emergencia a Puerto Rico por un monto de … Continue reading $43 Mil Millones en Alivio de Huracanes para Puerto Rico se Estancó Después de que los Funcionarios Estadounidenses Faltaron el Plazo

$43 Billion in Hurricane Relief for Puerto Rico Stalled After US Officials Miss Deadline

Photo: Aerial view of Toa Alta, Puerto Rico, destroyed by Hurricane Maria, neglected by US imperialism. By Larisa Shepitko On October 17, senior officials of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) testifying before a House Appropriations subcommittee confirmed that they stalled sending hurricane relief funding to Puerto Rico to the tune of $43 billion by missing a legally required deadline to do so. At … Continue reading $43 Billion in Hurricane Relief for Puerto Rico Stalled After US Officials Miss Deadline

Puerto Rico: Revolvimiento de Gobernador No Logra Apaciguar a las Masas

Foto: Wendy Vásquez es juramentada como el tercer gobernador de Puerto Rico en una semana. Por Felipe Vera Desde que el ex gobernador de Puerto Rico, Ricardo “Ricky” Rosselló, renunció a su cargo el 25 de julio, las masas han seguido movilizándose y protestando, incluso cuando el gobierno ha cambiado desesperadamente a los gobernadores en un esfuerzo por pacificarlos. Pedro Pierluisi había jurado tomar el … Continue reading Puerto Rico: Revolvimiento de Gobernador No Logra Apaciguar a las Masas

PUERTO RICO: Governor Shuffle Fails to Appease Masses

Photo: Wendy Vasquez is sworn in as Puerto Rico’s third governor in a week. By Felipe Vera Since former Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo “Ricky” Rossello resigned from office on July 25, the masses have continued to mobilize and protest, even as the government has desperately swapped out governors in an effort to pacify them. Pedro Pierluisi had been sworn in to take Rossello’s place but … Continue reading PUERTO RICO: Governor Shuffle Fails to Appease Masses

AUSTIN: Demonstration Calls for Solidarity with Puerto Rico Protests

By Walter Villarreal More than one hundred Puerto Ricans and their supporters gathered with drums, flags, and posters at the south entrance of the Texas Capitol on Wednesday. The music and chanting could be heard blocks away as they called on Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo “Ricky” Rosselló to resign, following leaked chats between him and other government officials. The crowd chanted, “Ricky Renuncia, y lleva … Continue reading AUSTIN: Demonstration Calls for Solidarity with Puerto Rico Protests