Happy birthday, Martí! Hector chats with Alfred López, director of Latin American and Latino Studies at Purdue University, and author of ‘José Martí: A Revolutionary Life.’
A short swing at the Gordian Knot that is Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rico resiste. It always has, and it always will.
Puerto Rico rises, every day.
I am coming home, Puerto Rico, for the first time. How will I find you? Will you recognize me as one of your own? Am I too late?
That the owner of Whitefish Energy and the Secretary of the Interior both come from the same small town in Montana isn’t a coincidence, but pure capitalist colonialism.
Who now dares claim that Puerto Rico isn’t a colony?
Few in Puerto Rico will celebrate the Fourth of July harder than statehooders, but their ignorance of its true meaning condemns their celebrations to mere farce.