Author: José A. Laguarta Ramírez

JOSÉ LAGUARTA teaches anthropology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY. He has participated in, studied, and written extensively on Puero Rico’s politics and social movements for many years.

Mapping the Radical Imagination

A Relational Genealogy of the Puerto Rican Left Since the 1990s

José A. Laguarta Ramírez presents an in-depth discussion of the history of the Puerto Rican radical left.

In Puerto Rico, the 2019 Uprising Produces an Electoral Opening Toward the Left

As the eyes of the world were fixated on the outcome of the U.S. presidential election, the U.S. colony of Puerto Rico produced a more satisfying and historic outcome for the left after its local election on Nov. 3, 2020.