Puerto Rico


USAF Nicholas Dutton

A playground of shady financial centers, high-end hotels and mega-casinos for the super-rich? That’s a future the people of Puerto Rico must avoid — and green energy is one way to do it. more

Dec 1, 2017 6:00 AM Dispatches

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Teamsters Union

The Teamsters sent workers down to the island for weeks of volunteer work. Maldonado was one of them. more

Nov 2, 2017 11:11 AM Dispatches

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Tom Vazquez

There is now an opportunity for a distributed, renewable power grid that could save lives in Puerto Rico. more

Sep 28, 2017 12:40 PM Dispatches 3 Comments


Eric Pancer

Labor organizer Javier Morillo and others have been fighting Puerto Rico’s unsustainable, predatory debt crisis. He joins us to connect the dots between man-made and natural disasters on the island. more

Sep 28, 2017 9:41 AM Dispatches