Historic Photo of the Day: Two Borinqueneers in Korea

  The 65th Infantry Regiment was composed entirely of Army soldiers from the island of Puerto Rico. For this reason they called themselves the Borinqueneers. They served in both World Wars, the Korean War, and the war on… Read More

Historic Photo of the Day: Puerto Ricans arrested as “Communists” and “suspected Nationalists”

  Immediately after the Nationalist Revolution of October 1950, Gov. Luis Muñoz Marín ordered the mass arrest of anyone in the Nationalist Party. He also ordered the arrest of anyone affiliated with, or “suspected” of being, a Nationalist…. Read More