Posts Tagged: Puerto Rico
Poor and working communities stand to gain the most from protections against corporations that expose them to pollution.
Puerto Rican movements are rebuilding their island in a way that not only enhances climate resilience, but also reclaims their political power.
The disastrous impacts of Hurricane Maria were made by inequalities of race, income, and access to U.S. political power.
Trump administration policies are systematically making natural disasters more harmful for the poor and people of color.
The United States is using this Pacific colony as its own private firing range.
E. Ethelbert Miller talks with poet Martin Espada about the rainforest of Puerto Rico, the shantytowns of Nicaragua, and the poetry of Pablo Neruda.