Fittingly, while the plebiscite became entertainment, the reasons why territorial consultations are a futile political exercise and a racist spectacle remain largely unexplored and unchallenged. In this act, many Puerto Rican commentators play a complicated part.
Why, with turnout at a low 23 percent, the results of Sunday’s referendum in Puerto Rico equals a win for the independence movement.
Why every progressive needs to study the situation in Venezuela, and how to go about it.
A little reminder after the death of “our man in Panama,” Manuel Noriega.
What could multinational corporations have against an avowed socialist, anti-colonial freedom fighter?
Imprisoned for decades for his revolutionary activities against the U.S. government, Oscar López Rivera comes home to a world more hopeless than he left it.
The (white) country mouse and the (brown) city mouse.
The Left is divided and in trouble. But maybe that’s a good thing.
Hate is now in its death throes — hopefully.
Don’t pretend Congressman Steve King of Iowa isn’t right about the lack of solidarity between blacks and Latinos.