San Juan in critical state

Jones Act slowing down Puerto Rico’s recovery after disaster

When a natural disaster strikes, the general public is up to date on every movement the storm takes. The media fills us in on every data point possible, garners as many live interviews they can and promotes every newsworthy snippet throughout the storm’s duration. The 2017 hurricane season has produced five major hurricanes so far, […]

Finding common ground

Seahawk’s unity shows dialogue is still needed

Art Rooney II, the owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers, released a statement on Sept. 24 in wake of President Trump’s controversial comments over the widespread national anthem protests in the NFL. Posted on the official team Twitter account, Rooney praised the unity among players, but added his “…hope[s] that eventually we will come together as […]