Last year during the administration of Barack Obama the Puerto Rico Oversight, Managemnet and Stability Act (PROMESA) became law. Law that opens the way for a Fiscal Control Board to be appointed so that the country's finances will be restored as an initiative to comply with bondholders and GO's (General Obligation Debts). Then this year … Continue reading Puerto Rico wants the ashes of the Fiscal Control Board
During this century we have been aware of the oppression that is lived in Puerto Rico by the state. It has created a subculture within the country made by individuals who fight against the interests of the state and seek for the welfare of the population in general. This culture was born in the 70's … Continue reading Government and social oppression in Puerto Rico
In the town of Peñuelas a whole social movement has been formed in order to protect the health of its residents. It all started when the company AES Puerto Rico LP used the facilities of the EC Waste landfill to dispose its coal ashes. The reason of these manifestations and movement that takes by name … Continue reading Deposition of carbon ashes in Peñuelas, another assault to the people
The man since his first appearance on the planet has sought ingenious ways to modify his environment to ensure his survival. We have been able to build houses, cities, monuments, invented different ways of transportation, among many other things, but we have not been able to stop nature. All our advances since the first civilization … Continue reading Climate change: The death of our planet
The Puerto Rican Independence Party (PIP) since its beginnings has defended human rights, defended its ideal of independence and denounced the abuses of the US government. They have also been listed as revolutionaries, associated with the Puerto Rican National Liberation Armed Forces (FALN), associated with socialism and anti-Americanism. They have been, in a way, criminalized … Continue reading The Puerto Rican Independence Party and its possible electoral recovery
Last June 11th in Puerto Rico, the so-called "immediate decolonization plebiscite" was held. This consultation was born following a campaign promise of the current Governor Ricardo Rosselló in order to go to the Congress of the United States to ask for the annexation of Puerto Rico. As was to be expected before the call of … Continue reading Plebiscite on status and double standards
The budget submitted on May 31, 2017 by Governor Ricardo Rosselló took the system of the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) unprepared. Despite agreements between the administration and the current governor of a first cut of about 150 million dollars, Rosselló will submit to the UPR a cut of 208 million dollars. Although the difference … Continue reading New budget for the University of Puerto Rico: the beginning of the end?
On May 19, Wikileaks launched its series 'Vault 7 project' where it reveals the CIA surveillance tools, one of them called Athena. This tool was created specifically for Windows platforms (from Windows XP to Windows 10). The purpose of this 'malware' is to have the ability to establish a guide and the ability to load … Continue reading Athena, the CIA toy
The Fiscal Control Board (FCB) is an entity assigned by the metropolis to a state or region that makes up that republic to take control of the finances and to manage them for a certain time. In Puerto Rico, the Congress of the United States assigned a Fiscal Control Board under the PROMESA (Puerto Rico … Continue reading The Fiscal Control Board
The next June 11, 2017 is scheduled to be held the "Plebiscite of Immediate Decolonization" that Governor Ricardo Rosselló approved. This plebiscite has an estimated cost of five million dollars. This consultation has been and continues to be a subject of much controversy. The Federal Justice Department ordered that the status of the island be … Continue reading Puerto Rico plebiscite of status, reality or fiction?