Javier A. Hernández

The Rise of Sovereignty in Puerto Rico (OPINION)

The only practical way for Puerto Rico to decolonize, democratize, and safeguard its economic future and maintain its national identity is through national sovereignty—and trends indicate that support for sovereignty is growing.

  • May 15, 2023
  • 4:53 PM

Why Puerto Ricans for Statehood Remain Hostile Toward the Free Association Option (OPINION)

While experts and others do know that it is possible, desirable, and mutually beneficial to maintain U.S. citizenship in any sovereignty option, statehooders keep trying to misinform Puerto Ricans and policymakers in Washington.

  • Feb 23, 2023
  • 3:50 PM

Puerto Rico’s Right to Colonial Reparations (OPINION)

More and more people recognize that after 124 years of abuse, humiliation, human rights violations, and economic exploitation through colonialism, the United States owes Puerto Rico compensation.

  • Oct 24, 2022
  • 1:04 PM

Heroes of Another Flag: The Use of Puerto Ricans as Colonial Troops (OPINION)

As with anything regarding Puerto Rico, the recent PRNG deployment became political.

  • Feb 17, 2021
  • 6:20 PM

The Puerto Rican Statehooder Attack on the Democratic Party (OPINION)

Does the DNC want to associate itself with such corrupt politicians and illegal activities?

  • Sep 25, 2020
  • 9:56 AM

Ensuring Puerto Rico’s Long-Term Economic Development (OPINION)

A return to old and failed policies is not the option if Puerto Rico is to succeed in the world economy.

  • Aug 5, 2020
  • 11:58 AM

Puerto Rico: Ready to Join the World (OPINION)

Sovereignty ends dependency on American federal funds and would usher in not only a new national and accountable Puerto Rican leadership, but also needed national economic development and opportunities.

  • May 18, 2020
  • 9:40 AM

Join us for monthly updates!