#Puerto Rico

  • Article: Hurricane Maria May Have Killed 5,000 People in Puerto Rico: Harvard Study
    Health

    Hurricane Maria May Have Killed 5,000 People in Puerto Rico: Harvard Study

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 29, 2018

    Researchers attribute the bulk of the deaths to “health care disruption.” Read more

  • Article: Last Year's Hurricane Season Was the Most Destructive on Record. This Year's Could Be Just as Bad.
    Environment

    Last Year's Hurricane Season Was the Most Destructive on Record. This Year's Could Be Just as Bad.

    By Chris Gelardi|May 14, 2018

    Warming oceans are amplifying hurricane intensity. Read more

  • Article: These 13 Global Citizens Made TIME's Most Influential People List
    Citizenship

    These 13 Global Citizens Made TIME's Most Influential People List

    By Daniele Selby|April 19, 2018

    From anti-FGM activists to chefs to politicians, these influential figures are changing the world. Read more

  • Article: Chef José Andrés Shares How He Fed Puerto Rico in Riveting TED Talk
    Food & Hunger

    Chef José Andrés Shares How He Fed Puerto Rico in Riveting TED Talk

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|April 11, 2018

    His TED talk is a must watch. Read more

  • Article: 6 Months After Hurricane Maria, More Than 100,000 Puerto Ricans Are Still Without Power
    Environment

    6 Months After Hurricane Maria, More Than 100,000 Puerto Ricans Are Still Without Power

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 20, 2018

    Some won’t have power until May. Read more

  • Article: How You Can Get Free Flights to Puerto Rico and Texas to Help With Storm Cleanup
    PartnerCitizenship

    How You Can Get Free Flights to Puerto Rico and Texas to Help With Storm Cleanup

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 19, 2018

    Global Citizens can take action and make an immediate impact in Puerto Rico and Texas. 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: Puerto Rican School Erupts With Cheers After Electricity Comes Back on for First Time in 112 Days
    Education

    Puerto Rican School Erupts With Cheers After Electricity Comes Back on for First Time in 112 Days

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 18, 2018

    “No pare, sigue, sigue!” Read more