Latino Rebels

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

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

Puerto Rico DOES Matter, President Trump (PODCAST)

Latino Rebels Radio: September 16, 2018

  • Sep 16, 2018
  • 10:36 pm

Puerto Ricans Agree: Trump’s Response to María Was a Failure (WashPo VIDEO)

The President’s response got the lowest marks.

  • Sep 12, 2018
  • 6:22 pm

Creeper’s Back With New CHOLOSPIN Video

Welcome back, homie.

  • Sep 12, 2018
  • 11:59 am

AG Sessions: ‘A Lot of People, a Small Minority, but Significant Numbers of People, Believe in Open Borders’

“No great and prosperous nation can have both a generous welfare system and great prosperity and open borders,” the Attorney General said Monday.

  • Sep 10, 2018
  • 3:23 pm

Brazil’s Abortion Debate (PODCAST)

Latino Rebels Radio: September 9, 2018

  • Sep 9, 2018
  • 5:07 pm

LULAC Says Three Honduran Immigrants Were ‘Savagely Beaten’ by Correctional Officers in Texas Prison

The organization is calling for the prison’s warden to be relieved of duties until an investigation is completed.

  • Sep 7, 2018
  • 12:43 pm

What Some Groups Are Saying About Trump Administration’s Plans to Withdraw From Flores Settlement Agreement

“Refugee children should not be made to suffer inhumane treatment and prolonged and unnecessary detention just to satisfy President Trump’s zero tolerance approach to refugees seeking safety in the United States from the violence and lawlessness spreading throughout Central America.”

  • Sep 6, 2018
  • 3:18 pm

Merriam-Webster Adds ‘Latinx’ to Its Dictionary

“Latinx purposefully breaks with Spanish’s gendered grammatical tradition.”

  • Sep 5, 2018
  • 10:24 am

New GAO Podcast Says FEMA and Government of Puerto Rico Were ‘Overwhelmed’ by Hurricane María

“What we had is basically everyone being overwhelmed in that circumstance. The territorial government was overwhelmed. FEMA was overwhelmed,” said Chris Currie, the GAO’s director for its Homeland Security and Justice team.

  • Sep 4, 2018
  • 12:21 pm

The Canonization of Archbishop Oscar Romero (PODCAST)

Latino Rebels Radio, September 1, 2018

  • Sep 1, 2018
  • 10:48 am

Eleven Months Later, Government of Puerto Rico Says Official Hurricane María Death Toll Has Gone From 64 to 2,975 Lost Lives

It took nearly a year for the Rosselló administration to admit what everyone already knew.

  • Aug 28, 2018
  • 3:56 pm

Read the Complete GW Study on Hurricane María Deaths in Puerto Rico

Total excess mortality post-hurricane using the migration displacement scenario is estimated to be 2,975 (95% CI: 2,658-3,290) for the total study period of September 2017 through February 2018.

  • Aug 28, 2018
  • 12:13 pm