Trump and the Nobel prize

Is the current president of the United States of America worthy of a Nobel prize nomination? That question roams the heads of many as of late. When the past president won a Nobel prize there was less doubt. But we all have heard about the drone strikes of the Obama administration, and the missile strikes … Continue reading Trump and the Nobel prize

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¿Es Mijaíl Saakashvili la solución para Ucrania?

       Quizás muchos de ustedes nunca han escuchado hablar sobre quién es Mijaíl Saakashvili. A pesar de ello, créame, este individuo es toda una leyenda en la Europa del Este del siglo XXI. Pero, ¿por qué es este individuo importante en esta región y Ucrania, cómo es que llegó a ser presidente de … Continue reading ¿Es Mijaíl Saakashvili la solución para Ucrania?

A Puerto Rico stuck between abuses and underdevelopment

Puerto Rico is a Caribbean country that since its colonization in the fifteenth century by the Spanish fleet led by Juan Ponce de León and the Pinzón brothers, has been subjected to many socio-political systems that have contributed to our political, economic and social stagnation. Although we are now part of the US empire, we … Continue reading A Puerto Rico stuck between abuses and underdevelopment

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

Commendations for UPR students

The University of PR students resumed classes after a long struggle and after University authorities, Fiscal Board and the Governor agreed to hear their complaints and proposals.   At the end and as expected, the President of the University, Nivia Fernández resigned from her post along with other officials from the administration of the University after … Continue reading Commendations for UPR students

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