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UN Report: Colombia Coca Production at All-Time High

Officials worry that this could harm the country’s peace efforts.

  • Sep 20, 2018
  • 4:03 pm

On the First Anniversary of Hurricane María, an Open Letter to the 115th United States Congress

We deserve answers along with the American citizens of Puerto Rico.

  • Sep 20, 2018
  • 7:44 am

Opposition Party in Peru Passed President’s Congressional Reforms

Vizcarra proposed the reinstatement of the Senate and a term limit for congressmen.

  • Sep 19, 2018
  • 1:09 pm

Over 130 Lawmakers Condemn Trump Remarks on Hurricane Death Toll in Puerto Rico

In bicameral letter, lawmakers demand apology, call on President to acknowledge official death toll and improve recovery efforts in Puerto Rico.

  • Sep 19, 2018
  • 11:55 am

This Hispanic Heritage Month, Let’s Leverage Our Huge Potential and Register to Vote (Opinion)

If we do not register to vote, we will never be able to hold the Trump administration accountable.

  • Sep 18, 2018
  • 4:13 pm

Three in Four Latino Voters Believe President Trump Should Step Down If Evidence Finds His Campaign Interfered in Election 2016

Results show Latino voters split on Robert Mueller, with less than half reporting that they think he is conducting a fair investigation into a possible connection to the Russian government

  • Sep 18, 2018
  • 3:23 pm

A Glimmer of Hope

Phillip Arroyo writes about a mural dedicated to Puerto Rico he found in Orlando, and its meaning in the face of injustices.

  • Sep 18, 2018
  • 2:06 pm

In Argentina, Former President Kirchner Charged in Corruption Scandal

According to the indictment, Kirchner collected bribes from construction companies in exchange for public works contracts.

  • Sep 18, 2018
  • 12:30 pm

Mudos los hospitales tras sus fallas por el huracán

Los problemas se reflejaron en el alza histórica de muertes.

  • Sep 18, 2018
  • 6:02 am

As Cuba Backs Gay Marriage, Churches Oppose the Government’s Plan

Intense debate has surrounded the possibility of marriage equality, and not just within the government’s official public meetings.

  • Sep 17, 2018
  • 4:51 pm

Berta Cáceres Murder Trial to Begin

In March 2016, Cáceres was shot dead in her house a week after opposing the construction of a dam.

  • Sep 17, 2018
  • 11:37 am

FEMA Administrator Shows No Empathy at All About Puerto Rico’s Hurricane Dead

“Spousal abuse goes through the roof. You can’t blame spousal abuse, you know, after a disaster on anybody,” Brock Long said at one point.

  • Sep 17, 2018
  • 9:49 am

Mijente Statement on the Border Patrol Agent Who Murdered Four Women and Abducted a Fifth

“These four women now join a list of countless other people who have been killed simply for being born on one side of an invisible line and risking their lives to transcend it.”

  • Sep 17, 2018
  • 6:25 am

Puerto Rico DOES Matter, President Trump (PODCAST)

Latino Rebels Radio: September 16, 2018

  • Sep 16, 2018
  • 10:36 pm

Why Jennifer Garner’s PEPPERMINT Movie Is Dangerous to the Latinx Community (OPINION)

So to “liberal” Hollywood, if this is the way of turning a profit so that you can make flashy donations to progressive campaigns, save yourself the hassle and just stop making these films.

  • Sep 15, 2018
  • 10:29 am

The Deaths of Hurricane María

Four hundred and eighty seven stories of extreme and inhuman suffering, each one with its own name, prove that many of the deaths caused by Hurricane María could have been avoided, while revealing the causes that led to this historic rise in mortality in Puerto Rico.

  • Sep 14, 2018
  • 12:56 pm

Los muertos de María

Cuatrocientas ochenta y siete historias de sufrimiento extremo e inhumano, con nombre y apellido, prueban que muchas de las muertes por el huracán María eran prevenibles y revelan las causas que llevaron a un alza histórica en mortalidad en Puerto Rico.

  • Sep 14, 2018
  • 12:29 pm

Trump Denies Puerto Rican Dead, Concocting Post-María Death Toll Conspiracy

Despite mounting evidence that the federal response to María was slow and inefficient, Trump continues to laud his administration’s handling of the disaster.

  • Sep 14, 2018
  • 9:48 am

Kavanaugh Increases the Divide Between Latinos and the Republican Party

How are Latino voters reacting to these hearings?

  • Sep 14, 2018
  • 8:37 am

An Open Letter to President Trump: ‘You Erased My Stepdad From Your Conscience’

My stepdad died in my mother’s arms of a heart attack on December 6th in the early morning hours after suffering through the worst hurricane in history.

  • Sep 13, 2018
  • 6:16 pm