Hurricane Trump

By Carol Widom Last Wednesday night, exactly one week after Hurricane Maria ravaged the island of Puerto Rico, I finally breathed easier when I learned that all my relatives were alive. From a local ham operated radio, names were reported on a safety checklist and my cousin messaged that his dad’s name had been called…

Teachers demand end to school closings in Puerto Rico

“Political leaders in both Washington and San Juan, whether they like it or not, are being propelled to fashion a new political and economic status for the territory. They will have to finally decide whether to completely annex Puerto Rico as the 51st state or acknowledge that it still remains a distinct nation, with the right to its own sovereignty and independence.”