Author

Hector Luis Alamo

Hector Luis Alamo has 305 articles published.

Why Viejitos Vote Republican

in Politics by

My grandma votes Republican because she believes in three things: money, strength, and the rule of law. Whether the Republican Party stands for any of those things is beside the point because, to her, and to a lot of other people still, the Republicans represent those values more than the Democrats.

Keep Reading

News from the Latino Liberal Bubble

in Culture by

I’m straddling two separate Latino worlds — one where people celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day and know all about what’s going on with the Los Angeles City Council, and another where people observe Columbus Day and have never heard the name Nury Martínez.

Keep Reading

The Winners of Puerto Rico

in Politics by

Even now that another hurricane has torn through the island, leaving its people in the dark and underwater, the “winners” of Puerto Rico still insist that the U.S. colony is better off begging for statehood than declaring its independence.

Keep Reading

1 2 3 39
Verified by MonsterInsights