[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/414884309"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]22 de abril, grupos de activistas se manifestaron en Puerto Rico ante la falta de pruebas de Covid-19, el esquema de corrupción del Departamento de Salud y la falta de apoyo a la clase trabajadora. También denunciaron la irresponsabilidad del sector privado por insistir en abrir el comercio durante los momentos más críticos de la pandemia. El pueblo sigue manifestándose en caravanas y virtualmente. Próximas acciones: 1. Caravana desde el Departamento del Trabajo (30 de abril, 10 am) 2. Tuitazo #gloriaalasmanosquetrabajan (1 de mayo, 12pm) 3. Cacerolazo sin mordaza (1 de mayo, 6:30pm) 4. Cacerolazo por la salud (1 de mayo, 8pm) #seacabaronlaspromesas #coloniavirus #eldesastreespolitico[/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_column_text]April 22, groups of activists demonstrated in Puerto Rico in response to the lack of Covid-19 tests, the Health Department's corruption scheme, and the lack of support for the working class. They also denounced the irresponsibility of the private sector for insisting on opening the economy during the most critical moments of the pandemic. The people continue to demonstrate in caravans and virtually. Upcoming actions: 1. Caravan from the Department of Labor (April 30, 10am) 2. Tuitazo #gloriaalasmanosquetrabajan (May 1, 12pm) 3. Cacerolazo without gag (May 1, 6:30pm) 4.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="center" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][social_share_list][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/404807450"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] La crisis del Covid-19 ha cambiado la forma que nos organizamos. Sin embargo, el apoyo mutuo y nuestras demandas a los gobernantes deben continuar. En el Web Series de “When We Fight We Win”, Sugeily Rodríguez Lebrón, artista y activista de Agitarte conversó sobre cómo practicar el apoyo mutuo en tiempos de pandemia. Para conocer más sintoniza el Web Series de “When We Fight We Win” todos los miércoles a las 3:00 PM ET/PR.   The Covid-19 crisis has changed how we organize. However, mutual aid and our demands must continue. In the “When We Fight We Win” Web Series, Sugeily Rodríguez Lebrón, artist and activist of Agitarte talked about practicing mutual aid in times of pandemic. To learn more, tune in to “When We Fight We Win” Web Series, every Wednesday at 3:00 PM ET/PR.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="center" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][social_share_list][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/399962629" align="center" title="English"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] In Guánica, students began the second school semester (2019-2020) two months late. Most schools are not prepared and many students take classes under tents. The government is incapable of providing the necessary resources for the student community. Meanwhile, many communities develop educational self-managed initiatives. A week ago we decided to stop the workshops as this pandemia unfolds.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/397459787" align="center" title="Español"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]En Guánica, los estudiantes comenzaron el segundo semestre escolar (2019-2020) con dos meses de retraso. La mayoría de las escuelas no están preparadas y muchos estudiantes toman clases en tiendas de campaña. El gobierno es incapaz de proporcionar los recursos necesarios para la comunidad estudiantil. Mientras tanto, muchas comunidades desarrollan iniciativas educativas autogestionadas. Hace una semana decidimos detener los talleres mientras esta pandemia se desarrolla[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="center" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][social_share_list][vc_empty_space][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/397312258" align="center"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] La Junta de Control Fiscal aprobó un nuevo plan de ajuste para Puerto Rico que incluye pagarle a los fondos buítres un promedio de 73 centavos el dólar, desembolsar 3,800 millones en efectivo y recortar las pensiones de los jubilados. Abner Dennis, analista investigador para "Little Sis" y el "Public Accountability Initiative" te explica el acuerdo en tres minutos. Para leer sus artículos visita littlesis.org.   The Fiscal Control Board approved a new adjustment plan for Puerto Rico, which includes paying vulture funds an average of 73 cents per dollar, disbursing 3.8 billion dollars in cash, and cutting pensions for the retirees. Abner Dennis, research analyst for Little Sis and the Public Accountability Initiative explains this deal in three minutes. To read his full articles visit littlesis.org.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="center" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][social_share_list][vc_empty_space][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/392553664" align="center"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text]Astrid Raquel es maestra en la Escuela Superior Luis Muñoz Rivera de Utuado. Durante seis semanas, los estudiantes estuvieron sin tomar clases debido al terremoto del 7 de enero de 2020. Astrid Raquel gestionó recursos para la escuela y brindó repasos para los exámenes del "College Board". De esa manera sus estudiantes no se vieron afectados con su preparación para las pruebas. Los estudiantes regresaron hoy a la escuela.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]Astrid Raquel is a high-school teacher in the Luis Muñoz Rivera School in Utuado. During six weeks, the students did not take any classes due to the earthquake of January 7, 2020. Astrid Raquel coordinated resources for the school and gave reviews for the College Board tests. That way her students didn't get affected with their preparation for the tests. The students returned to school today.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="center" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][social_share_list][vc_empty_space][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/390860904" align="center"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text]Las escuelas públicas en Puerto Rico se encuentran en estado de crisis. Esta semana, cientos de madres y padres protestan por todo el país. Sus escuelas carecen de preparación para enfrentar eventos sísmicos, como es el caso de la Escuela Jesús Sánchez Erazo en Bayamón. La comunidad escolar exige un plan de mitigación a la legislatura. ¡Necesitamos escuelas públicas abiertas y seguras para nuestras comunidades! The public schools in Puerto Rico are in a crisis state. This week, hundreds of parents are protesting all over the country. Their schools lack preparation to face seismic events, which is the case of the School Jesús Sánchez Erazo in Bayamón. The school community demands a mitigation plan to the legislature. We need secure and open public schools for our communities![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="center" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][social_share_list][vc_empty_space][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/390806505" align="center"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text] La Presidenta de la Federación de Maestros habla sobre el manejo irresponsable y nebuloso del desastre por parte del Departamento de Educación y la gobernadora de Puerto Rico ante el reinicio de las clases en planteles inseguros del país.   The President of the Federation of Teachers talks about the irresponsible and shady handling of the disaster by both the Department of Education and the governor of Puerto Rico right before classes resume. The schools remain in insecure conditions throughout the country.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="center" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][social_share_list][vc_empty_space][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/390808657" align="center"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text]Video de situación de las escuelas del país a un mes del terremoto que derrumbó y agrietó escuelas en el país. Solamaente alrededor de 500 escuelas están preparadas para resistir terremotos en Puerto Rico. Este número representa menos del 50% del total de escuelas en Puerto Rico. No existe un directorio que especifique cuáles escuelas están preparadas. En las últimas semanas una serie de terremotos se han sentido en el archipiélago, incluyendo un terremoto de 6.4 el 7 de enero de 2020. La falta de preparación de las escuelas es motivo de preocupación.   Video of the state of Puerto Rico’s schools one month after the earthquake(s) which damaged and destroyed many schools in the country. Only about 500 schools are prepared to withstand earthquakes in Puerto Rico. This number represents less than 50% of the total schools in Puerto Rico. There is no official document that specifies which schools are seismically safe. In recent weeks, a series of earthquakes have been felt in the archipelago, including an earthquake of 6.4 on January 7, 2020. The lack of school preparation is a cause for concern.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="center" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][social_share_list][vc_empty_space][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/390588094" align="center"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text]Mercedes Martínez, presidenta de la Federación de Maestros de Puerto Rico, habla sobre los esfuerzos de abrir una escuela sin paredes en Guánica para las comunidades afectadas por los terremotos. Mercedes Martínez, resident of la Federación de Maestros de Puerto Rico, talks about the efforts to open a school without walls in Guánica, PR for the communities affected by the earthquakes.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="center" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][social_share_list][vc_empty_space][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner][vc_video link="https://vimeo.com/386293536" align="center"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text] El pasado lunes 13 AgitArte, junto a Tere Marichal, Deborah Hunt y Columpio Colectivo fueron a comunidades afectadas por los terremotos en Puerto Rico. #eldesastreespolitico #wandarenuncia Art brigade to the south: Last Monday, a brigade composed of artists and cultural organizers from AgitArte, together with Tere Marichal, Deborah Hunt and Colectivo Columpio went to communities affected by the earthquakes in Puerto Rico.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...