1,012 deaths due to COVID-19 in Puerto Rico (John Hopkins University statistics) 11.22.20

1,012 deaths to date in Puerto Rico due to COVID-19. What a tragedy! And in the island what they talk about is statehood to resolve all issues. From now until Puerto Rico is a state, thousands more will die. And why is it that Cuba, a similar island in the Caribbean, does not suffer fromContinue reading “1,012 deaths due to COVID-19 in Puerto Rico (John Hopkins University statistics) 11.22.20”

Unemployment benefits: 12 million Americans could lose assistance just after Christmas (12 millones de estadounidenses podrían perder beneficios de desempleo cruciales justo después de Navidad)

With special pandemic unemployment benefits set to expire in the next few weeks, opera singer Brian Montgomery is making plans to leave the country. (Con los beneficios especiales por desempleo pandémico que expirarán en las próximas semanas, el cantante de ópera Brian Montgomery está haciendo planes para dejar el país.) Unemployment benefits: 12 million AmericansContinue reading “Unemployment benefits: 12 million Americans could lose assistance just after Christmas (12 millones de estadounidenses podrían perder beneficios de desempleo cruciales justo después de Navidad)”

Georgia and Michigan Deliver Blows to Trump’s Efforts to Undo the Election

Joseph R. Biden Jr. was certified as the winner in Georgia, and Michigan Republicans said they had no information that would change the tally in a state Mr. Biden also won. (Joseph R. Biden Jr. fue certificado como el ganador en Georgia, y los republicanos de Michigan dijeron que no tenían información que cambiara laContinue reading “Georgia and Michigan Deliver Blows to Trump’s Efforts to Undo the Election”

Business and World Leaders Move On as Trump Fights to Reverse Election

Inside the wrought-iron fences that surround the 18-acre White House complex, the 2020 election rages on, with President Trump angrily refusing to concede. But the rest of the world — and President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. — is moving on. (Dentro de las cercas de hierro forjado que rodean el complejo de la Casa BlancaContinue reading “Business and World Leaders Move On as Trump Fights to Reverse Election”

Trump is no longer the problem. His army of followers is. (LOS SEGUIDORES SON EL PROBLEMA)

From the people who go to MAGA rallies all the way up to Lindsey Graham and Mitch McConnell, the Republican Party’s embrace of a coup attempt is the biggest threat we face. (Desde las personas que van a las manifestaciones del MAGA hasta Lindsey Graham y Mitch McConnell, la aceptación del Partido Republicano de unContinue reading “Trump is no longer the problem. His army of followers is. (LOS SEGUIDORES SON EL PROBLEMA)”

Huge Puerto Rico radio telescope to close in blow to science

The National Science Foundation announced Thursday that it will close the huge telescope at the renowned Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico in a blow to scientists worldwide who depend on it to search for planets, asteroids and extraterrestrial life. (Puerto Rico pierde su famoso observatorio, /opinion/víctima de abandono de mantenimiento del imperio que lo instaló.Continue reading “Huge Puerto Rico radio telescope to close in blow to science”

COVID-19 growing at an alarming rate in the island of Puerto Rico 11/20/20

https://www.elnuevodia.com/noticias/locales/notas/la-cifra-de-hospitalizados-por-covid-19-en-puerto-rico-alcanza-nuevo-record-con-614-personas/