Over 60 Same-Sex Couples Married at Puerto Rican Wedding Ceremony
Over 60 Same-Sex Couples Married at Puerto Rican Wedding Ceremony
By Cristina Arreola | 08/17/2015 - 10:45

Pop a bottle (or a dozen) of champagne!


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10 Ways the Young Lords Fought for Women's Rights
10 Ways the Young Lords Fought for Women's Rights
By Raquel Reichard | 07/31/2015 - 12:01

Considered outlaws in their heyday, New York's most prominent radical Latino group – the Young Lords – have recently been gifted well-deserved 


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Puerto Rican Day Parade Cuts Ties With Daily News
Why the Puerto Rican Day Parade is Cutting Ties With New York Daily News
By Raquel Reichard | 06/19/2015 - 12:11

The New York Daily News lost its marketing and advertising partnership with the Puerto Rican Day Parade a


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10 Reasons the U.S. Should Free Oscar López Rivera
8 Reasons the U.S. Should Free Oscar López Rivera
By Raquel Reichard | 06/19/2015 - 10:54

In 1981, Oscar López Rivera, 72, was convicted of seditious conspiracy.


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7 Funny Puerto Rican Phrases To Use In the Kitchen (and To Shout at NYC's Puerto Rican Day Parade)
7 Funny Puerto Rican Phrases To Use In the Kitchen (and To Shout at NYC's Puerto Rican Day Parade)
By The Latin Kitchen | 06/11/2015 - 09:35

Every culture has its weird sayings. Don't believe us? Consider this: "A bird in the hand is better than two in the bush." Say what?


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13 Things You Need to Know About the Crisis in Puerto Rico
13 Things You Need to Know About the Crisis in Puerto Rico
By Raquel Reichard | 06/08/2015 - 10:01

Any Latino on social media knows one thing: There’s a crisis in Puerto Rico.


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Puerto Rico Legalize Medical Marijuana
Puerto Rico's Governor Gives Medical Marijuana The Green Light
By Cristina Arreola | 05/05/2015 - 09:30

The governor of Puerto Rico signed an executive order permitting the use of medical marijuana in the territory. The order, signed on Sunday, went into effect immediately.


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WATCH: Saks Fifth Avenue Explores The Art Of San Juan
WATCH: Saks Fifth Avenue Explores The Art Of San Juan
By Cristina Arreola | 03/19/2015 - 10:06

The spirited island of Puerto Rico will become the newest home for Saks Fifth Avenue later this month. On March 26, the retailer will open their brand new store at the Mall of San Juan in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

 

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WATCH: John Oliver Hilariously Explains U.S. Territories' Voting Rights
WATCH: John Oliver Hilariously Explains U.S. Territories' Voting Rights
By Cindy Rodriguez | 03/10/2015 - 11:45

Leave it up to Last Week Tonight host Jon Oliver to hilariously break down one of the most convoluted issues in the this country: U.S. territories' voting rights.


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Puerto Rico Childhood Obesity Parents Fine
Puerto Rican Parents Could Soon Be Punished For Their Children's Weight
By Cristina Arreola | 02/11/2015 - 11:01

Lawmakers in Puerto Rico have proposed a bill that would fine parents up to $800 for obese children. Introduced by Sen.


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