Puerto Rico


The Homecoming of Oscar Lopez Rivera

The reports of the release from prison this week of Oscar Lopez Rivera have elicited elation in the Puerto Rican community over the homecoming of one whom they perceive as…

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FALN Terrorist to Be Freed

Oscar Lopez Rivera, the Puerto Rican nationalist member of FALN, who spent more than three decades behind bars for his role in a violent struggle for independence from the U.S.,…

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Puerto Rico Announces Huge, Historic Debt Restructuring

Puerto Rico’s governor has announced a historic restructuring of a portion of the U.S. territory’s $70B debt through courts after negotiations with bondholders failed. Gov. Ricardo Rossello said on Wednesday…

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Clinton Wins Puerto Rico’s Presidential Primary

Hillary Clinton overwhelmed Bernie Sanders in Puerto Rico’s Democratic presidential primary on Sunday, placing her within striking distance of capturing her party’s nomination. After a blowout victory Saturday in the…

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