Alana Casanova-Burgess

Alana Casanova-Burgess appears in the following:

1. ¿Qué es la brega?

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Futuro Media Group
WNYC Studios
En este primer episodio, Alana Casanova-Burgess nos comparte un ejemplo para explicar que significa para los boricuas “bregar”.

La Brega: Stories of the Puerto Rican Experience

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

There’s no direct translation of “la brega” in English, but for Puerto Ricans, it’s a way of life. 

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La Brega: historias de la experiencia boricua

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

Futuro Media Group
WNYC Studios
Un podcast de siete episodios sobre cómo “la brega” ha definido muchos aspectos de la vida en Puerto Rico.

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How Germany Can Help America Remember

Friday, July 03, 2020

Bryan Stevenson has taken inspiration from Berlin for his new civil rights memorial and museum in Montgomery, Alabama.

How The US Went From Advocate to Obstructionist

Friday, March 06, 2020

Twenty-five years ago, the US was an ally in promoting women's health and gender equality in international agreements. Now, the US is pushing back on those very words.

Puerto Rico Demands Answers

Friday, January 24, 2020

Puerto Rico has been suffering hundreds of earthquakes. After a slow disaster response, who should be held accountable?

Should We Stop Talking About Roe v. Wade?

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Imagining reproductive rights without the landmark abortion case

"No Way Are They Going To Do This To Struck"

Friday, December 13, 2019

In 1970, Captain Susan Struck challenged an Air Force rule banning pregnant women or women with children from serving. Her story has important lessons about reproductive freedom today. 

Going Beyond Roe

Friday, December 13, 2019

For decades, the conversation about reproductive rights in the US has been shaped and dominated by a debate over Roe v. Wade. Is there another way to discuss these issues?

Body of Law: Beyond Roe

Friday, December 13, 2019

Justice Ginsburg says she wishes it had been another case, not Roe v. Wade, that SCOTUS heard as the first reproductive rights case. On the Media and The Guardian take a closer look.

In Puerto Rico, What Comes Next?

Friday, August 09, 2019

There are more protests on the island against the newly sworn-in governor. But there are also more conversations about what comes next. 

What Happens When Transparency Laws Are Used For Political Ends?

Friday, May 10, 2019

A recent effort in California sought to protect public university professors from "harassing" public records requests. 

Africatown

Friday, January 04, 2019

150 years ago, the last enslaved people brought to America founded a community outside of Mobile, Alabama.

Africatown

Friday, January 04, 2019

150 years ago, the last slaves brought to America founded a community outside of Mobile, Alabama.

How Germany Can Help America Remember

Friday, December 28, 2018

Bryan Stevenson has taken inspiration from Berlin for his new civil rights memorial and museum in Montgomery, Alabama.

On The Internet, Nobody Knows You're A Joke

Friday, November 30, 2018

A satire tried to draw attention to Mexican racism and xenophobia. It went viral in Honduras instead.

Hurricane Season

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Hurricane Maria's death toll is questioned by journalists even as the island braces for this year's hurricane season. In this podcast, we revisit our reporting from Puerto Rico.  

How Germany Can Help America Remember

Friday, June 01, 2018

Bryan Stevenson has taken inspiration from Berlin for his new civil rights memorial and museum in Montgomery, Alabama.

Africatown

Friday, May 18, 2018

150 years ago, the last slaves brought to America founded a community outside of Mobile, Alabama.

Months Later, Puerto Rico Still Struggling

Friday, December 22, 2017

The Republican tax bill could make the recovery on the island even more challenging.

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