The US Supreme Court announces…that Puerto Rico is a colony

  After 64 years of denial, the US Supreme Court finally came out and said it: Puerto Rico is a possession of the United States. A colony. With a 6-2 majority decision in Puerto Rico v. Sanchez Valle,… Read More

The governor of Puerto Rico will testify, and make a fool of himself, before the United Nations

  Gov. García Padilla just announced that if the US Supreme Court rules against his government in Puerto Rico v. Sánchez Valle, he might testify before the United Nations Decolonization Committee and “denounce” the United States for treating… Read More

The Historical Moment of Sonia Sotomayor

  When Sonia Sotomayor de Noonan was confirmed as a member of the U.S. Supreme Court in 2009, it was hailed as a progressive moment for Latinos, minorities and women.   Sonia was ready for her close-up. She was… Read More