Puerto Rico

In Puerto Rico, a Nonprofit Wants More Women Like Ocasio-Cortez in Public Office

The workshops are non-partisan and free of charge.

  • Feb 20, 2019
  • 4:30 pm

El Negociado de Energía declara ilegales los contratos de alquiler de paneles solares residenciales de la empresa Sunnova

La agencia fiscalizadora afirma que los consumidores pueden acudir a esta para hacer valer sus derechos y ordena a la corporación tejana establecer un protocolo para divulgar la información completa de sus servicios y el mecanismo para que los clientes puedan objetar las facturas. Mientras, la compañía puertorriqueña Maximo Solar Industries la demanda y le acusa de prácticas monopolísticas.

  • Feb 19, 2019
  • 12:49 pm

Rep. Darren Soto Releases Puerto Rico Recovery Blueprint

“It’s time that President Trump act and show his commitment to a real plan for recovery,” the Florida Democrat of Puerto Rican descent said Tuesday.

  • Feb 19, 2019
  • 12:29 pm

Puerto Rico’s Energy Bureau Declares Sunnova’s Residential Solar Panel Lease Contracts Illegal

The oversight agency ruled for consumers, ordering the Texas corporation that it establish a protocol to disclose complete information about its services.

  • Feb 19, 2019
  • 10:47 am

Power 4 Puerto Rico Statement on PROMESA Court Decision

“The Board has been tangled in conflicts of interests, and its wealthy members have no grasp of the realities faced by working families in Puerto Rico.”

  • Feb 17, 2019
  • 11:50 am

Investigación sobre los muertos del huracán María gana prestigioso premio de periodismo de precisión Philip Meyer

El proyecto de investigación, iniciado y liderado por el Centro de Periodismo Investigativo (CPI), incluyó la colaboración con el medio especializado en periodismo de datos qz.com y con la agencia de noticias internacional Prensa Asociada.

  • Feb 11, 2019
  • 3:48 pm

Power 4 Puerto Rico Statement on COFINA Deal

“The story of PROMESA is the story of deepening poverty in Puerto Rico.”

  • Feb 7, 2019
  • 2:47 pm

Judge Approves Massive Puerto Rico Debt Restructuring Deal

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS — The agreement involves more than $17 billion worth of government bonds backed by a sales-and-use tax.

  • Feb 4, 2019
  • 5:27 pm

Demandan al Senado de Puerto Rico por no hacer público registro de cabilderos completo

Luego de múltiples intentos iniciados en marzo de 2018 para conseguir el documento, la organización periodística decidió radicar el recurso legal para obtener esta información, que es pública.

  • Jan 31, 2019
  • 9:29 am

New La Comay Reboot Show Is Lacking Advertisers: Why?

The second day of the show also saw a four-point ratings drop.

  • Jan 30, 2019
  • 4:42 pm

Countering the Latest Media Narratives About Puerto Rico

Latino Rebels Radio: January 27, 2019

  • Jan 27, 2019
  • 10:55 pm

La vista de COFINA desde adentro y desde afuera

El sol comienza a bajar fuerte y caliente en San Juan poco después de las 4:00 de la tarde del martes, 15 de enero.

  • Jan 25, 2019
  • 9:41 am

Public Power Versus Privatized Power: The Debate in Puerto Rico Before and After Hurricane María

The World Bank says that there is practically no difference in services both sectors offer.

  • Jan 24, 2019
  • 4:54 pm

Fighting Crime in the Land of Smoke and Mirrors

“Same shit,” a Puerto Rican lawyer told Latino Rebels.

  • Jan 23, 2019
  • 1:13 pm

Rosselló to Trump: ‘I Am Making a Public Request to You, Mr. President, to Meet With Me’

“Mr. President… you are getting the incorrect advice.”

  • Jan 17, 2019
  • 1:27 pm

What One Puerto Rican Activist Told Judge About Debt Restructuring Case

These debt negotiations should not put profits over people.

  • Jan 16, 2019
  • 5:31 pm

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

Inmigrantes en Puerto Rico no se escapan de las políticas racistas de Trump

Mientras el número de detenciones de inmigrantes indocumentados ha aumentado en la Isla según varios abogados de inmigración, la falta de transparencia del gobierno federal mantiene a Puerto Rico a ciegas.

  • Jan 16, 2019
  • 2:00 pm

How Trump’s Anti-Immigrant Policies Separate Families in Puerto Rico

Roundups of undocumented immigrants in Puerto Rico have been on the rise, according to immigration attorneys, as the federal government’s lack of transparency keeps Puerto Ricans in the dark about the number of people affected.

  • Jan 16, 2019
  • 7:46 am