Hurricane Maria

A new study from The New England Journal of Medicine suggests that the actual number of people who died in Puerto Rico as a result of Hurricane Maria is close to 5,000.
The Editors May 15, 2018
Police fired tear gas and pepper spray at thousands of U.S. citizens. The demonstrations received little news coverage. That is because the protests did not happen in Oklahoma or West Virginia but in Puerto Rico.
Catholic News Service March 22, 2018
Parishes across the island have exhausted themselves in providing material and spiritual comfort.
J.D. Long-García December 27, 2017
Puerto Rico was home to widespread poverty and on the verge of bankruptcy. And that was before Hurricane Maria.
America Films December 18, 2017
In the Puerto Rican town of Orocovis, 1,000 people lost their homes in Hurricanes Maria and Irma. There, graduate students from the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico are providing social and psychological services to help residents who have lost everything start to rebuild their homes
America Films December 08, 2017
Fr. Carlos Francis Méndez led his parish into action after bringing his sorrow about the hurricane devastation into prayer.