News Recap July 11th-16th, 2021
Puerto Ricans dress up their potato salads differently
There are varying ingredients that go into a Puerto Rican potato salad such as sliced pimiento and sofrito. However, apples seem to be the most obscure ingredient added.
Puerto Rican celebrities offer support for Cuban citizens amid governmental issues
Puerto Ricans have been utilizing the #SOSCuba hashtag on social media in support of the Latinx community in Cuba. Popular celebrities such as Ricky Martin and Marc Anthony have been taking part and using their voices to help.
Junior creditors now supporting Puerto Rico’s debt restructuring plan
An agreement was reached over the “Title III debt restructuring process” regarding its unsecured creditors.
Puerto Rico’s $35 billion debt is removed after deal over debt restructuring plan
Puerto Rico was able to successfully remove $35 billion of its debt owed after the financial oversight board struck a deal with creditors.
El mometo de Yagrumo showcases Puerto Rico’s recovery process
El Momento de Yagrumo is an art exhibit at The Museum of Contemporary Art of Puerto Rico that showcases the struggle of the damage done to the island by natural disasters and the hardships that ecosystems face. All of the artists utilize their work as a call to action to raise awareness.
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