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Puerto Rico Debt Crisis To Continue For Over Another Decade After Hurricane Maria

After the devastating aftermath of hurricanes Irma and Maria, Puerto Rico’s financial crisis has worsen. It is estimated that the island’s gross national product (GNP)…

Puerto Rico’s Economic Crisis Forces School Closings On The Island

Due to Puerto Rico’s growing financial crisis, now schools all over the island are being forced to shut down by the end of the school year, The New York Times

‘Puerto Ricans Underwater’ Series Speaks To The Island’s Financial Crisis

What does drowning in debt look like? Esteemed photographer Adál Maldonado explores the depths of Puerto Rico’s financial crisis in “Puerto Ricans Underwater.” The…

Student Loan Relief Is On The Way, U.S. Government Aims To Forgive $108 Billion In Debt

If you’re a millennial drowning in your student loan debt, you could be in luck. A report from the Government Of Accountability office revealed a plan that would relieve…

Puerto Rico Blackout: 3.5 Million Still Without Electricity

As Puerto Rico seeks to restructure nearly $70 billion in public debt, the island is hit with an outage, causing 3.5 million of its residents to be without…

Boricua Pride Shines In NYC, But ‘War Against All Puerto Ricans’ Continues

Puerto Rico has been in the news a lot lately, for things that don’t necessarily relate with tourism. The small island is currently experiencing a debt crisis that has…

Damon Dash Says He’s Deep In Debt

Damon Dash had it all. The former Roc-A-Fella Records CEO sat atop a $50 million empire in the early 2000s. With endeavors ranging from Rocawear clothing to Armadale…

Lauryn Hill Signs With Sony, Addresses Financial Problems

Rumors have been swirling around that Lauryn Hill signed a new record deal to help pay off her tax debt. The ex-Fugee who is facing jail time spoke up about the deal…