Featured stories about Puerto Rico (U.S.)
- Puerto Rico: “Freedom for Oscar López Rivera, Now!” 11 June 2013
- The Three Kings Visit New York 10 January 2013
- “The Needle” Threads Another Story of Puerto Rican Trans Community 19 November 2012
- Yet Another Political Status Referendum in Puerto Rico 7 November 2012
Latest stories about Puerto Rico (U.S.)
9 December 2013
Oscar López Rivera has been imprisoned in the United States for 32 years. In this letter to his his granddaughter Karina he remembers the sea.
28 November 2013
Or perhaps a better question: where does the LGBT community stand in the struggle to gain visibility and recognition of its rights?
18 November 2013
A team of five Global Voices authors from Latin America and the Caribbean will contribute weekly articles for a series about women, gender, and LGBT issues.
8 October 2013
"Once you discover what you like, what brings you satisfaction, what you know how to do, what you're passionate about more than anything else, then there's no turning back."
12 August 2013
What does the future hold for Puerto Rico's political status? The Caribbean island has been a U.S. territory—or colony, according to some—for more than a century.
8 August 2013
Artists Tanya Torres and Raquel Z Rivera host a dazzling artistic-musical "promise celebration" in honor of Saint Mary Magdalene in New York.
17 July 2013
What did Edward Snowden reveal about Puerto Rico's role in the NSA's espionage program? Author Angel Carrión tells us.
15 July 2013
Aydasara Ortega's Facebook wall has been transformed into an exhibit space, where she and others, "reclaim their physical and mental space" by making hand-crafted paper.
1 July 2013
Blimp, a new and surprising contender in the highly contested software niche of project management, is winning over a loyal group of supporters with its openess and accessibility towards its...
29 June 2013
During the 5th World Congress Against the Death Penalty, recently held in Madrid, Spain, participants assembled to discuss the status of Puerto Rico, where the death penalty, though abolished in...