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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 173–198.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Eileen J. Findlay This article analyzes the varying representations of Puerto Ricans that circulated in the US popular press during and immediately after World War II. I historicize these discourses to show how in different contexts, even in the same historical moment, US understandings of Puerto...
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Radical History Review (1997) 1997 (68): 54–78.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Yvonne M. Lassalle; Marvette Pérez Copyright © 1997 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1997 "Virtually" Puerto Rican: "Dis"-Locating Puerto Rican-ness and its Privileged Sites of Production Yvonne M. Lassalle and Marvette Pkrez...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 27–35.
Published: 01 May 2017
... help explain why neither independence nor statehood have managed to gain sufficient adepts. Fernando Picó is distinguished professor of history at the Universidad de Puerto Rico in Río Piedras. He has published books on Puerto Rican and Caribbean history, some of which have been translated...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 46–61.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Margaret Power José E. López discusses his childhood as an impoverished peasant in Puerto Rico and his youth as a marginalized Puerto Rican in Chicago. He then explores how key political events and movements of the 1960s, such as the Algerian revolution, the development of liberation theology...
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Radical History Review (2023) 2023 (146): 123–128.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Luis Rosa Pérez Abstract Luis Rosa explains why he considers himself a political prisoner; what it means to be a political prisoner; how the state, guards, and other prisoners treated him; life in prison; and the importance of solidarity. He also explains how growing up Puerto Rican in Chicago...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 147–172.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., for many students, with historical forms of repression experienced by political dissidents in Puerto Rico. Drawing from interviews with student activists, the author details how students culled from popular knowledge about the violent, politicized policing experienced by Puerto Rican radical movements...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 199–222.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Sara Awartani This article examines how Chicago Puerto Rican independentistas imagine the colonial relationship between Puerto Rico and the United States through an analysis of their articulations and actions with and on behalf of Palestinian self-determination in the 1970s and early 1980s. Drawing...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 63–76.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Eric Larson This interview with José Soler addresses the intersections of nationalism and socialism in the struggle for Puerto Rican national liberation. Soler (b. 1945) served as national (US) president of the Puerto Rican Socialist Party (PSP) and supported decolonization efforts in the Americas...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 13–25.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., with a special focus on colonialism and workers. In addition, the readings explore the twentieth-century history of migration, diaspora, and national identities. Del Moral also recommends two textbooks as a resource for new readers to Puerto Rican history. The five foundational readings Del Moral recommends...
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Radical History Review (2024) 2024 (148): 30–48.
Published: 01 January 2024
...Mónica A. Jiménez Abstract This article focuses on the political life and imprisonment of the author’s great-aunt, Monserrate del Valle del Toro, a Puerto Rican nationalist and onetime political prisoner. Monserrate was arrested in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, on October 30, 1950, for participating...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (140): 107–141.
Published: 01 May 2021
... spearheaded a campaign against the colonial policies of the United States, the corporate greed of island-based pharmaceutical firms, and the heteropatriarchal investments of church and commonwealth officials—conditions that exacerbated the disproportionate rates of HIV/AIDS among Puerto Rican island...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 91–119.
Published: 01 May 2017
...José I. Fusté This article performs a relational historical reading of the colonial formations that have bound Puerto Ricans to other colonial subjects throughout the US empire. It begins with an overview of the connections between how the Supreme Court contrived a state of constitutional exception...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 37–45.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Margaret Power In this annotated interview Lolita Lebrón explains that the racism she experienced as a factory worker in New York City led her to join the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party. She also discusses her position as the leader of the 1954 attack on the US Congress, the attack itself, gender...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (138): 39–59.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Michael Staudenmaier Abstract In the 1970s and 1980s, Puerto Rican and Chicana/o/x radicals from across the United States developed a sophisticated theory of fascism as part of a broader effort to defend themselves against government repression and apply the lessons of the rightward trajectories...
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Radical History Review (2015) 2015 (121): 145–168.
Published: 01 January 2015
... ' coverage assumes “noise” to be both community defining and key to forging shared space, contributing toward what I call “decolonizing listening” among its readers, a critical practice making connections between black and Puerto Rican New Yorkers much more audible while amplifying the fact that Harlem's...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 1–11.
Published: 01 May 2017
... and the Struggle against Allende, 1964–1973 and coeditor of Right-Wing Women: From Conservatives to Extremists around the World and New Perspectives on the Transnational Right . Her current research focuses on the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party. She has been a long-time supporter of the Puerto Rican...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (73): 4–21.
Published: 01 January 1999
... artists in the United States. He currently resides in New York City where he is a prolific artist with a serious commitment to working with Puerto Rican and Latino communities in the United States. His installations capture dreams and expectations of these communities and serve to critique...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 121–146.
Published: 01 May 2017
....” Claridad , November 16–22 . Osoria Atiles José M. 2012 . “ Pro-State Violence in Puerto Rico: Cuban and Puerto Rican Right-Wing Terrorism from the 1960s to the 1990s.” Socialism and Democracy 26 , no. 1 : 127 – 142 . doi: 10.1080/08854300.2011.645657 . Ayala César J...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 77–89.
Published: 01 May 2017
... 3,000 images of tobacco and sugar plantations, cattle farms, squalid city slums, and the Puerto Rican people. He admitted later that he had been unprepared for the dramatically differ- ent culture and the abject poverty he encountered during his travels — circumstances brought on by four hundred...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (73): 153–159.
Published: 01 January 1999
... in Latina/o history. Another important treaty that we examine is the Treaty of Paris signed in 1898. However, before we discuss the treaty we look at the early history of the Puerto Rican and Cuban exile and immigrant com- munity in the United States. As early as the 1820s Puerto Rican...