Thousands gather in from of the capitol of Puerto Rico demanding the governor resign. Image: Jose Hernandez/Wikimedia Commons
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | On Wednesday, Puerto Rico's governor Ricardo Rosselló announced in a pre-recorded video message that he would resign, effective Friday, August 2. This capped close to two weeks of non-stop protests.
Rosemary Frei | Seeking international investors to come to the storm-strewn island, the governor outlines to Canadians how they can find a return on investment in public-private partnerships in Puerto Rico.
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Two months after Hurricane Maria hit, the island of Puerto Rico remains dark. There are people coming to the island, though: the disaster capitalists.
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Riaz Sayani-Mulji, Ryan Sparrow | We speak with hip-hop artist Intikana on the origins of hip-hop and its connection to political activism, the colonization of Boriken (Puerto Rico) by the United States, and more.
The Media Consortium | Sonia Sotomayor would be an excellent choice for the Supreme Court, signaling to Latino/as that the White House is aware of the need for more representation in government.
Peter Royce | The Service Employees International Union lost their battle to represent 36,000 teachers in Puerto Rico.