#Hurricane Irma

  • Article: This Florida Teen Just Planted 400 Trees to Save Florida’s Coastline
    Environment

    This Florida Teen Just Planted 400 Trees to Save Florida’s Coastline

    April 13, 2018

    And he did it by reusing yogurt containers. Read more

  • Article: Virgin Island Residents Could Be Plunged into Poverty by Hurricanes
    Finance & Innovation

    Virgin Island Residents Could Be Plunged into Poverty by Hurricanes

    By David Brand|Feb. 7, 2018

    Thousands of Virgin Islanders don’t have the money to repair their homes or find new ones. Read more

  • Article: Bernie Sanders Introduces Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico With Clean Energy
    Citizenship

    Bernie Sanders Introduces Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico With Clean Energy

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 29, 2017

    Sanders’ new bill would invest billions into modernizing Puerto Rico’s infrastructure. Read more

  • Article: Mold Looms as Potential Health Crisis in Waterlogged Puerto Rico
    Health

    Mold Looms as Potential Health Crisis in Waterlogged Puerto Rico

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 2, 2017

    Mold is especially dangerous for those with asthma. Read more

  • Article: This 15-Year-Old Is Bringing Light to One of Puerto Rico's Poorest Communities
    Environment

    This 15-Year-Old Is Bringing Light to One of Puerto Rico's Poorest Communities

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 24, 2017

    15-year-old Salvador Gabriel Gomez Colón wants to bring light to 1,000 poor, rural Puerto Ricans. Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rico’s Crisis Is Not About ‘Broken Infrastructure.’ It’s About Poverty
    OpinionCitizenship

    Puerto Rico’s Crisis Is Not About ‘Broken Infrastructure.’ It’s About Poverty

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 27, 2017

    Puerto Rico’s crisis in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria is systemic. Read more

  • Article: Why the Debate Over UK Foreign Aid Going to Hurricane Irma Victims Isn't As Simple As You Might Think
    Environment

    Why the Debate Over UK Foreign Aid Going to Hurricane Irma Victims Isn't As Simple As You Might Think

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2017

    Despite the criticism, the UK really is helping. Read more

  • Article: 16 Pictures From Around the World That Everyone Needs to See This Week
    Citizenship

    16 Pictures From Around the World That Everyone Needs to See This Week

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Olivia Kestin|Sept. 15, 2017

    Hurricanes, explosions, and the world's newest refugee crisis. Read more