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How much does Puerto Rico Pay in Taxes to the United States? There are two questions that people ask when the topic of Puerto Rico comes up. One is Puerto Rico is part of the United States and the second question if Puerto Rico pays taxes. A few years ago I shared an infographic on how money…

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University of Puerto Rico's Main Tower

As many of you know and I wrote in my previous post that the University of Puerto Rico is on Strike. The University of Puerto Rico Strike enters its second Week The Rio Piedras campus begins its second week of a strike protesting the significant cuts which would make the University lose its Accreditation. The story…

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A Guide Tallaboa Peñuelas Ashes Issue?

What is Happening in Tallaboa Peñuelas? #NoAlasCenizas Tallaboa Encarnación, Peñuelas a quick guide by Raúl ColónShareWhatsAppRedditTweetPin This a Quick Guide to get you up to speed on the Environmental Pollution the Government of Puerto Rico is allowing in Peñuelas. After signing a law and misleading folks into believing that Toxic Ashes could not be deposited on the…

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Cops dragging the injured activist. The cops created a formation to block those taking video and taking pictures.

Yesterday was an intense day full of adrenaline as I saw friends and “compañeros de Lucha” get arrested in Tallaboa. I made the 2-hour drive from my apartment to Tallaboa in Peñuelas and got there early. Friend and Human Rights Activist Pedro Julio and I left San Juan at about 3:30 am. We wanted to…

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