House of Representatives Project 743, a coup to the demonstrators.

In February 7, 2017, bill 743 was presented in the House of Representatives. The project was submitted by representatives Maria "Tata" Charbonier and José "Pichy" Torres Zamora, Jorge Navarro, among others. This bill is the response of these representatives to comply with the Anti-crime plan presented by Governor Ricardo Rosselló. This project proposes amendments to … Continue reading House of Representatives Project 743, a coup to the demonstrators.

Budget of the University of Puerto Rico 2016-2017

The University of Puerto Rico (UPR) is an institution that belongs to the Government of Puerto Rico. The UPR receives public and federal funds that keep it in operation and allows it to be the most important educational and social center in the island. With the current crisis that the central government is facing and … Continue reading Budget of the University of Puerto Rico 2016-2017

The Big Controversy: Hooded Demonstrators in Puerto Rico

During many of the demonstrations in Puerto Rico we have seen some of the demonstrators with their faces and most of their bodies covered in an attempt to protect their identity. Most Puerto Ricans are against this practice of the protesters supported by a good portion of the country's politicians. So much that the legislative … Continue reading The Big Controversy: Hooded Demonstrators in Puerto Rico

The Popular Democratic Party ‘Soberanistas’ and the Status

NOTE: This column was written on April 26, 2017. Bring this to mind when reading. The time has come for the 'soberanistas' to leave the Democratic Popular Party (PPD for its acronym in Spanish) and take with them the base of this party. Within the PPD they'll only seek more enemies and will never allow the advance … Continue reading The Popular Democratic Party ‘Soberanistas’ and the Status