Puerto Rico: a socialist country in denial

Puerto Rico is a really interesting country when it refers to its political and cultural mentality obviously influenced by the imperial doctrines of the United States. At the moment it is easy to know that we are a capitalist country because it is the predominant economic system in the whole world. Even so, we enjoy … Continue reading Puerto Rico: a socialist country in denial

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Puerto Rico wants the ashes of the Fiscal Control Board

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

Deposition of carbon ashes in Peñuelas, another assault to the people

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

Climate change: The death of our planet

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 and its possible electoral recovery

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

New budget for the University of Puerto Rico: the beginning of the end?

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?