Post Tagged with: "Hurricane Maria"

Hundreds gather to remember the devastation of Hurricane
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Hundreds gather to remember the devastation of Hurricane

A lot of the pain and anger Puerto Ricans feel is based on the neglect of the federal government.

Anger remains one year after Hurricane Maria ripped through Puerto Rico
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Anger remains one year after Hurricane Maria ripped through Puerto Rico

Protesters believe that the federal government is to blame.

Hurricane Maria remembered through vigil and protest
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Hurricane Maria remembered through vigil and protest

After the services the attendees marched to nearby Trump Tower.

Puerto Rican families displaced by hurricane, rally to stop FEMA evictions
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Puerto Rican families displaced by hurricane, rally to stop FEMA evictions

Housing aid can be lost.

Hurricane Maria survivors find a home in New Jersey
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Hurricane Maria survivors find a home in New Jersey

More than 40 Puerto Rican transplants have landed in Hudson County, New Jersey as a direct result of Hurricane Maria, according to the Jersey City Board of Education.

NYU welcomes Puerto Rican hurricanes survivors to campus
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NYU welcomes Puerto Rican hurricanes survivors to campus

Bennett and Garcia decided to transfer after barely managing one semester on the recovering island.

Bronx Latinos support Puerto Rican and Mexican disaster victims
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Bronx Latinos support Puerto Rican and Mexican disaster victims

Southern Boulevard was filled with donations.

NYC Puerto Ricans’ frustrations mount in wake of destruction
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NYC Puerto Ricans’ frustrations mount in wake of destruction

The state of New York is home to over a million people who identify as Puerto Rican, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, the largest number in any state.

Frustrations grow over “slow” response to Hurricane Maria
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Frustrations grow over “slow” response to Hurricane Maria

The fractured commonwealth’s economy is estimated to have pay between $30 billion to $95 billion in damages associated with Hurricane Maria.

NYC Puerto Ricans protest to get help for victims of Hurricane Maria
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NYC Puerto Ricans protest to get help for victims of Hurricane Maria

Protestors marching for Puerto Rico outside of the Jacob K. Javits Federal Building yesterday. Photo  by Monay Robinson Protesters gathered outside the Jacob K. Javits Federal Building yesterday to express their anger over the U.S. government’s slow response in aiding Puerto Rican victims of Hurricane Maria. Red, white and blue Puerto Rican flags were waved along with signs that read “No […]