Puerto Rico mourns the passing of independentista leader Isabel Rosado
Puerto Rico is mourning the death of nationalist leader Isabel Rosado Morales who died on Tuesday January 13 at the very respectable age of 107. teleSUR
Puerto Rico celebrates birth of founding father Ostos
The 176th anniversary of the birth of Eugenio Maria de Ostos was celebrated in Puerto Rico. One of the founding fathers of this Caribbean country, Ostos was an educator, philosopher, sociologist and writer but most ...
Puerto Ricans demand release of Oscar López Rivera
This year, Puerto Ricans dedicated Three Kings Day to a long-standing pro-Independence political prisoner, Oscar López Rivera, who is turning 72 years old on January 6. He has already spent 33 years in a US ...
Puerto Ricans celebrate pro-independence activist Oscar López
This year the Three Wise Men celebration was dedicated to political prisoner Oscar Lopez Rivera, who turned 72-years old but has spent the last 33 years jailed in the United States for fighting for Puerto ...
Puerto Ricans working to strengthen links with Cuba
Following the announcement of the first steps toward the normalization of relations between Cuba and the United States, several business sectors in Puerto Rico are optimistic and are already working to strengthen ties between the ...
Puerto Rico: independence activist said to be tortured in prison
In Puerto Rico, family and friends of jailed independence activist Norberto Gonzalez have reported that he is being subjected to torture while in prison. He is serving a sentence in a US prison for his ...
Puerto Rico: governor threatens to shut down public transportation
For weeks, the governor of Puerto Rico, Alejandro Garcia Padilla, has threatened to shut down public transportation if the legislature does not approve a new tax on oil and oil products. This threat left the ...
Puerto Rico: community radio emerges as a tool for peace in Vieques
Residents of the town of Vieques, in eastern Puerto Rico, have launched the first community radio station in the area. It serves as a new tool to continue their long struggle for peace. Radio Vieques ...
Isabel Rosado, Puerto Rican national heroine, turns 107
Puerto Rico is celebrating the 107th birthday of nationalist activist Isabel Rosado Morales. teleSUR
Puerto Rico: 4 Vieques residents arrested in sea transport protest
In Puerto Rico, about 80 residents of the island-municipality of Vieques protested on Sunday against authorities' intention to cancel the maritime transportation's last ride of the day. Following the demonstration, four protesters were arrested and ...