Adrian Florido appears in the following:
Saturday, January 02, 2021
Pedro Pierluisi takes office amid the island's ongoing efforts to claw itself out of an economic crunch and recover from natural disasters.
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Latinos and African Americans are among those most likely to express skepticism about the coronavirus vaccine. Efforts are underway to change their minds.
Monday, December 07, 2020
In Milwaukee, Black leaders want the Biden administration to revive the federal government's police accountability efforts nationwide. The racial justice movement has shifted the political landscape.
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Joe Biden credited African Americans with helping him win the election and said he'll have their back. Black voters say they plan to hold him to that promise.
Saturday, November 07, 2020
It took only seconds after Joe Biden was declared the winner over President Trump for a divided country's relief, frustration, anger and joy to begin spilling into the streets.
Monday, November 02, 2020
Politicians have spent decades fighting over statehood but many young voters think it's time to focus on rebuilding a decimated island instead.
Monday, November 02, 2020
Puerto Ricans will vote for a new governor Tuesday following four years of economic and social turmoil. Many young people see the election as a chance to plot a better path forward.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
In Los Angeles, Black Lives Matter activists are taking energy from the streets to the ballot box to oppose the reelection of a district attorney who faces pressure over police accountability.
Monday, September 28, 2020
Attorney General Daniel Cameron, who is Black, made his race central to the story of his political rise. Many Black people criticize his decision not to file charges in Breonna Taylor's death.
Friday, September 25, 2020
The family of Breonna Taylor spoke publicly on Friday for the first time since a Kentucky grand jury declined to indict any of the officers directly in her death.
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Two police officers in Louisville, Ky., were shot Wednesday night as protests intensified following a grand jury decision not to charge any officers in the death of Breonna Taylor.
Friday, September 18, 2020
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved $13 billion for the reconstruction of Puerto Rico's power grid and education system. The announcement comes three years after Hurricane Maria.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Poor air quality from West Coast wildfires have interfered with life across the region. In Los Angeles, street vendors were forced inside and parents scrambled to prevent children's asthma attacks.
Monday, September 14, 2020
Latinos will make up the largest minority voting bloc this year. But some Latino leaders are concerned that they won't show up to the polls.
Friday, August 28, 2020
The Rev. Al Sharpton and Martin Luther King III headline a march dubbed "Get Your Knee Off Our Necks" in Washington, D.C., on the anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington.
Thursday, August 27, 2020
The NPR/Ipsos poll also finds wide gaps in support for demands that racial justice advocates are making.
Thursday, August 20, 2020
Amid the coronavirus, some families in the U.S. are facing a daunting financial situation: One child becomes the sole breadwinner. It's especially hard when members of the family are undocumented.
Sunday, August 16, 2020
Wanda Vázquez assumed office after the former governor resigned amid protests last summer. But her year in office has been marked by scandal.
Friday, July 10, 2020
There are growing calls among Latino communities to boycott Goya Foods — one of the most ubiquitous brands in Latino kitchens — after the company's CEO praised President Trump.
Friday, June 26, 2020
It took less than two weeks after George Floyd's killing for Minneapolis City Council members to pledge to end the police department. But activists had been laying the groundwork for years.