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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News Service
The archbishop of San Juan, Puerto Rico has said that the people of that island are suffering from political corruption as well as the pandemic and the social injustice it engenders is also a "virus."
Politics & SocietyNews
Mark Pattison - Catholic News Service
Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez Nieves of San Juan lives on the northern part of the island, which was spared most of the worst effects of the quakes.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News Service
The latest earthquake sent people scurrying from their homes into the streets from Ponce, the island's second-largest city
“Yo Soy Taino” is a new live-action puppet film by the screenwriter and director Alba Enid García (photo: HBO).
Arts & CultureTelevision
Olga Segura
“Yo Soy Taino” offers a brief and necessary look into the complicated history between the United States and Puerto Rico.
Demonstrators bang on pots and buckets as they march on Las Americas highway demanding the resignation of governor Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on July 22. (AP Photo/Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo)
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Rolando André López Torres
A Puerto Rican manifestación, writes Rolando López Torres from San Juan, has an endless rhythm in its river of sound. It unleashes what we most hold dear: our values, our music and yes, our children.
Politics & SocietyDispatches
Kevin Clarke
“The emphasis of the activists on the ground,” Rolando López said, “is that the governor resigning is not the last step. This really is about a more general critique of the economy of Puerto Rico.”