One year after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, Errol Louis discussed the recovery process and what still needs to happen with: Rosa Clemente of #OurPowerPRNYC, Jorge Vasquez of LatinoJustice PRLDEF, and former State Assemblyman Nelson Denis.Continue Reading
Rosa Alicia Clemente is a 2008 United States Vice-Presidential candidate, journalist, political commentator, and scholar-activist.
Workshop and Presentations
From Moments to Movements: The Power of Community Activism and Organizing
I am not Hispanic: Afro-Latinx culture, identity and politics in the 21st Century
Nevertheless, We Persist: Black and Brown Women Hold up Half the Sky
Puerto Rico on the Map: Hurricane Maria, The Legacy of Colonialism and How to Make a Nation
Taking it Back: How Hip-Hop Feminists Can Reclaim the Culture
We the People: Resisting & Speaking Truth to Power in Uncertain Times
When an Afro-Latina Woman Ran for Vice-President and Nobody Knew Her Name
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The President has continued to try to deflect attention away from the post-Hurricane crisis and blame Puerto Ricans for a massive debt that he claims was their own doing.
Live from San Juan - the ongoing crisis in Puerto Rico that mainstream media refuses to cover.
Puerto Rico was already on the brink of economic collapse before the storm hit. Compared to the impacts of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the damage from Maria has received relatively little media or government attention.