The governor of the U.S. territory recently devastated by two hurricanes has sent a letter to Congress begging for a supplemental disaster aid appropriation.
Philip Alston, the U.N. special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, shares dark conclusions from a fact-finding tour of some of the poorest parts of America.
The Vermont senator and a few others have introduced a bill to rebuild Puerto Rico, calling it a “Marshall Plan” for the islands.
There's a suspicion that Trump seeks to rid Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands of their populations in order to create a billionaire’s playground.
Two months after the devastating storm, many people on the island remain without power, clean water or access to health care, medicine and food.
The Center for Investigative Journalism (CPI) has identified dozens more deaths than the 55 the Puerto Rican government reports.
The crises we face are being met by a president who urges police to "take the gloves off" and promotes a "law and order" campaign steeped in racism.
With several Congress members asking for an inquiry, U.S. officials will look into why the contract was given to the tiny Montana company.
The exodus of tens of thousands of voting-age victims of Hurricane Maria to the U.S. mainland may change the politics of several states.
Disasters fueled by global warming are the "new normal." Figuring out how to avoid the next one must be a top priority for all of us.