Judge Hears Major Puerto Rico Debt Restructuring Case

The hearing involves more than $17 billion worth of debt backed by sales-tax bonds that the government issued, representing nearly a third of the island’s overall bonded debt.

  • Jan 16, 2019
  • 4:42 pm

Hedge Clippers Statement: ‘The Fiscal Control Board Finally Agrees That the Debt Is Illegal’

It has the power to stop this abuse by allowing a citizen and democratic audit of all the debt.

  • Jan 15, 2019
  • 10:31 am

Mexico Launches Plan to Stimulate US Border Economy

The country will slash income and corporate taxes to 20 percent from 30 percent for 43 municipalities in six states.

  • Jan 6, 2019
  • 9:30 am

Los documentos que la Junta quiere ocultar

Bajo distintas justificaciones legales, la Junta de Control Fiscal de Puerto Rico pelea por mantener en secreto parte de sus comunicaciones con el Gobierno de Estados Unidos, alegando que su divulgación afectaría la economía de la isla, los mercados de capital y la habilidad de la entidad para ejercer sus poderes sobre el Gobierno de Puerto Rico.

  • Nov 28, 2018
  • 12:32 pm

Fighting for Immigrant Rights in Vermont While ICE Targets Your Members

Latino Rebels Radio: November 15, 2018

  • Nov 15, 2018
  • 1:22 pm

A Look Into the Lives of Undocumented Retail Workers

“I did not want people to know my identity because I knew I was going to be judged so I lied about my identity by saying I was Italian due to my physical features,” Franco said.

  • Oct 11, 2018
  • 2:38 pm

These Are the Companies Profiting Off Puerto Rico After Hurricane María, Report Says

“These investors continue to be the main beneficiaries of fiscal policies pushed by Puerto Rico’s Governor Ricardo Rosselló and by the unelected federal Fiscal Control Board.”

  • May 22, 2018
  • 3:34 pm

4 Latinx Leaders on Building a Truly Inclusive Workforce

Despite paying lip-service to diversity and inclusion, many organizations lag behind in practice.

  • May 1, 2018
  • 8:00 am

How Trump’s NAFTA Renegotiations Could Help Mexican Workers

Lax labor standards in Mexico are indeed a problem with NAFTA. But they are North America’s problem to solve.

  • Jan 2, 2018
  • 10:39 am

Why Puerto Rico’s Act 22 on Capital Gains Taxes and Passive Income Is Probably Illegal

If you didn’t know, Act 22 is a law exempting new residents of the Island from capital gains taxes and other passive income.

  • Nov 27, 2017
  • 11:55 am

The Highest Bidders in Puerto Rico’s Bankruptcy

The same day Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, Oppenheimer Funds questioned that the government of the Island could not pay its $74.8 billion debt.

  • Oct 19, 2017
  • 11:06 am

Group of Mexican and US Engineers Just Turned the Tables on Trump’s Wall Proposal

The world’s first shared co-nation between Mexico and the United States?

  • Apr 12, 2017
  • 3:33 pm

NBC News Report: Chicago’s La Villita Businesses Hit Hard by Trump Presidency

“After the elections, everything changed. People are scared to go out.”

  • Apr 10, 2017
  • 6:13 pm

‘Nasty Women’ Rebellion: Latinas Mean Business

What would be one of Trump’s worst nightmares? Women of color beating him at the business game.

  • Oct 24, 2016
  • 9:15 am