4 Months After Maria, Puerto Rico Still Needs Urgent Help

4 Months After Maria, Puerto Rico Still Needs Urgent Help

It’s been nearly four months since Hurricane Maria destroyed the island of Puerto Rico and there are still many people trying to overcome the disaster. Many people on the island don’t have energy in their homes or other necessary services. EyesOnEvents One and a half million people remain without energy, and it will take officials […]

Trump Pats Himself On The Back, But Puerto Rico Is Still Suffering

Trump Pats Himself On The Back, But Puerto Rico Is Still Suffering

Last Thursday, President Trump gave his administration a “ten out of ten” for its handling of the hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico, However, even as Trump was patting himself and his team on the back the power grid in San Juan went down again throwing the city into darkness. Meanwhile, those living in more remotes […]

Why the Lights Are Still Off in Puerto Rico

Why the Lights Are Still Off in Puerto Rico

  Thursday President Trump awarded himself 10 out of 10 on the federal government’s response to post-hurricane Puerto Rico. Perhaps. Regardless of how the president and FEMA have responded, Puerto Rico was set up for disaster well before Hurricane Maria hit. Revoked tax breaks, needlessly expensive imports, and crippling debt allled to a shoddy infrastructure […]

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Puerto Rico relief song tops Billboard chart

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Puerto Rico relief song tops Billboard chart

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda’s star-studded charity song to fund relief efforts in Puerto Rico topped the Billboard digital singles chart on Monday, while Christian music rapper NF topped the Billboard 200 album chart. Miranda’s “Almost Like Praying” debuted at No. 1 on the Digital Songs chart, which measures online single sales, […]