Puerto Rico

food news

Burger King Manager Accepts Apology From Women Who Told Him to 'Go Back to Mexico'

Ricardo Castillo—who is Puerto Rican—not only forgave them, but also said he hoped someone would set up a GoFundMe for the women who berated him.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.30.19
tv

Fallon's 'Hamilton' Episode Showed Late-Night TV Can Still Be Powerful

Filmed on location in Puerto Rico and featuring a heavy dose of Lin-Manuel Miranda, the special episode was layered and emotional.
Taylor Hosking
1.17.19
Film

Spielberg’s Latinx ‘West Side Story’ Is Fighting Hollywood Whitewashing

His new cast is a correction to decades of white actors playing the movie's Puerto Rican roles.
Taylor Hosking
1.16.19
Music

Bad Bunny Lays Claim to Christmas, Releases Debut Album 'X100PRE'

Drake and Diplo both feature on the Puerto Rican rapper's first LP.
Alex Robert Ross
12.28.18
Puerto Rico

A year after Maria, Puerto Ricans say tarp-roofs, power outages and PTSD are now a part of life

Puerto Ricans tell us what it's like a year after Maria
Victoria Leandra
9.26.18
Views My Own

Trump's Narcissism and Cowardice Are Making the Government Dysfunctional

The president's tweets about Puerto Rico show how he is corroding the institutions he's supposed to be running.
Harry Cheadle
9.14.18
hurricane maria

Nearly 3,000 people died in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

That's 46 times more than the official death toll, a new study shows.
Emma Ockerman
8.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Harasses Latina for ‘Un-American’ Puerto Rico Shirt While Cop Does Nothing

"You should not be wearing that in the United States of America. Are you a citizen?"
Drew Schwartz
7.10.18
Puerto Rico

Nine Months After Hurricane Maria, Congress Isn't Doing Much to Help

Advocates are demanding investigations, accountability, and relief money, but little seems to be forthcoming.
Mark Hay
6.18.18
Photography

Photos of My Bipolar Father During His Last Days

"I took on the challenge of studying my father and his condition by photographing his daily endeavors."
Gabi Perez
5.10.18
Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico just got hit with the biggest blackout in American history

1.4 million-plus customers of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority are without electricity
Carter Sherman
4.18.18
Features

Hurray for the Riff Raff Makes Feminist Murder Ballads for Today's America

Raised in a Puerto Rican family in the Bronx, Alynda Segarra is here to remind you that Americana is for all Americans. Catch her at Noisey's Emerge Impact + Music fest in April.
Noah Berlatsky
3.21.18
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