Donald J. Trump’s conduct has been shameful, not only regarding his impeachment trial, but in the methods displayed by his administration in various instances. Among them are immigration, such as the policy to restrict U.S. visas to pregnant women, if consular officers suspect that they only want to come... Continue »
La conducta de Donald J. Trump ha sido vergonzosa no solo en medio de su juicio político de destitución, sino en las medidas tomadas por su administración en diversos rubros. Entre otros el de inmigración, como la regla para restringir las visas a Estados Unidos a mujeres embarazadas, si... Continue »
San Juan – In Puerto Rico when it rains, it pours. The earthquakes and aftershocks of recent days have us revisiting and reliving the traumas left by Hurricane Maria in 2017 which we thought had been left behind. And once again we have to deal with the federal government’s... Continue »
San Juan.– En Puerto Rico llueve sobre mojado. Los terremotos y las réplicas de los pasados días nos tienen en ascuas removiendo y reviviendo los traumas dejados por el huracán “María” en 2017 que pensábamos habían quedado atrás. Y nuevamente tenemos que lidiar con los desplantes del gobierno federal... Continue »
Maribel Hastings and David Torres Someone who evaded military service in Vietnam, saying that he suffers from bone spurs —Donald Trump— is now beating the drums of war against Iran. Not even a conscientious objector, but simply bone spurs were used as his excuse to hide the notorious cowardice... Continue »
December 19, 1998 the Republican-led House of Representatives voted to impeach President Bill Clinton for having lied under oath about an extramarital affair with the intern Monica Lewinsky. This week, on the 18th of December, the Democratic-led House of Representatives will get ready to vote on the impeachment of... Continue »
El 19 de diciembre de 1998 la Cámara de Representantes de mayoría republicana votó para destituir al presidente Bill Clinton por haber mentido bajo juramento sobre una relación extramarital con la pasante Mónica Lewinksy. Esta semana, el 18 de diciembre, la Cámara Baja de mayoría demócrata, se apresta a... Continue »
Now that 2019’s days are numbered, it’s hard to believe that in February of 2020 the first caucus and primaries of the electoral year will take place, when Donald Trump will attempt to be reelected to another four years in the White House. That is, of course, if the... Continue »
Ahora que 2019 tiene sus días contados, cuesta creer que en febrero de 2020 arrancan los primeros caucus y primarias del año electoral, cuando Donald Trump buscará reelegirse para otros cuatro años en la Casa Blanca. Esto, claro, si el elegido o la elegida demócrata no puede darle la pelea en... Continue »
One of the most common attacks that anti-immigrant people wield against immigrants, naturalized citizens or not, is that they do not adapt to this country and are not sufficiently “loyal” to this nation because they maintain their customs or their language. But if immigrants have demonstrated anything throughout history,... Continue »