Human Rights, Diaspora Groups Demand Investigation of Activist Shooting in Puerto Rico

Human rights groups and activists are demanding that Puerto Rican and U.S. authorities launch an investigation into the shooting of an environmental activist by private security personnel in the coastal town of Aguadilla on Sunday.

  • Feb 3, 2023
  • 1:21 PM

La Brega: The Puerto Rican Experience in Eight Songs

SUBSCRIBE HERE La Brega art by Fernando Norat WNYC Studios and Futuro Studios present a second season of the critically-acclaimed, pioneering dual-language podcast, La Brega: Stories of the Puerto Rican Experience. The eight-episode, dual-language podcast series is reported and recorded in English and Spanish. The second season of La Brega is made possible by the Mellon Foundation. […]

  • Jan 26, 2023
  • 11:07 AM

Puerto Ricans Set Up Encampments to Protest Environmental Destruction

Fed up with the slow government response, Puerto Ricans in beach towns along the western coast have set up encampments to demand action be taken to stop illegal construction from further destroying the environment.

  • Jan 6, 2023
  • 5:29 PM

‘Stonehenge of Puerto Rico’: Site of Taíno Ceremonial Ball Courts Threatened by Privatization

The Puerto Rico Senate is preparing to vote on a joint resolution that threatens to privatize the Caguana Ceremonial Ball Courts Site in Puerto Rico, according to a group of activists and Indigenous leaders.

  • Apr 14, 2022
  • 6:41 PM

Here Are the Races You Should Be Following During Puerto Rico’s Election Day

The biggest race is the gubernatorial one, with six total candidates running (five with parties and one running independently).

  • Nov 2, 2020
  • 5:51 PM

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