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A year since hurricane Maria

So it’s almost been a full year since hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico with its devastating and terrifying winds and force. It left the entire country, essentially, off the grid. 271 palabras más


Edwidge Danticat–”Sunrise, Sunset” (New Yorker, September 18, 2017)

 SOUNDTRACK: AJ DAVILA-“Es Verano Ya” (Field Recordings, September 24, 2014). 

AJ Davila is part of the “unhinged Puerto Rican garage-rock band” Davila 666. For this Field Recording [ 543 palabras más

Short Story

How I'd love to listen to HER-story.

Llega a mi vista tú bella sonrisa.

While riding on the free trolley around Old San Juan, Puerto Rico this beautiful Smile appears to my sight. 135 palabras más

Puerto Rico

Assault on Research and Academic Freedom

Dear Ron,

The Trump administration’s disregard for assaults on science has been well documented by the AAUP, the Union of Concerned Scientists, and others. Now President Trump himself has attacked the credibility of a study by George Washington University’s Milken Institute School of Public Health. 144 palabras más


In Puerto Rico: Water Recovery Depends on Forest Recovery

by Marielena Alcaraz
Edited by Alison M. Jones, NWNL Director

Our guest blogger, Marielena Alcaraz, born and raised in Puerto Rico, experienced  2017’s Category 4… 1.565 palabras más

NWNL On Issues

Conservative: Oh well the weather is confusing, nothing to do here

Last week, Ricochet (a website claiming to target the “center-right and beyond”) published an article claiming that the Left is the party of the Pagan weather gods… 371 palabras más