· July, 2009

Stories about Puerto Rico (U.S.) from July, 2009

Puerto Rico, Cuba, U.S.A.: On Sotomayor

  17 July 2009

Cuban diaspora blogger 26th Parallel urges people to consider Sonia Sotomayor's nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court based on merit, while The Voice of the Taino People Online reminds the media that “there is no more a Puerto Rican race than there is an American one.”

Puerto Rico: Playing the Princess?

  16 July 2009

“When things get tough, the Dream is what unites, what keeps an individual and a group moving forward”: Gil the Jenius is concerned that the Puerto Rican dream is to be rescued and throws out a challenge: “Show Me We aren't the princess. Go ahead, try to show Me Our...

Puerto Rico: Play for Las Playas

  13 July 2009

Repeating Islands profiles a play by a group of students that “is meant to educate people about the value of caring for our coasts and to raise consciousness to avoid the privatization of Puerto Rico’s shores.”