The attitude of U.S. mainstream media toward Puerto Rico

  In an immediate response to Monica Puig’s gold medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics, the US mainstream media has shown its true colors. A few media outlets noted that it was the first gold medal win in… Read More

Puerto Rico celebrates its first Olympic gold medal, won by Monica Puig

  All across Puerto Rico, celebrations erupted when Monica Puig won a gold medal in the 2016 Olympics. It is the first gold medal ever won by a Puerto Rican athlete, while representing Puerto Rico. The celebrations were… Read More

16 year-old Puerto Rican gymnast wins an Olympic gold medal

  Laurie Hernandez is the youngest member of the US women’s gymnastic team. Just 16 years old, she has already starred in the US National Championships, won the 2015 U.S. Classic…and now, in Rio de Janeiro, she won… Read More