Author: Dr. Harry Franqui-Rivera
I'm a historian by training, a professor of history by day, and a public intellectual and blogger by night. I'm the author of: Soldiers of the Nation: Military Service and Modern Puerto Rico, 1868-1952. University of Nebraska Press, 2018. http://www.nebraskapress.unl.edu/university-of-nebraska-press/9780803278677/ You can find my academic work at: http://www.academia.edu/ I also write and blog about current issues, from politics to foreign policy, military matters, identity, culture, race and privilege. You can find my most popular works in; Latino Rebels http://www.latinorebels.com/author/harryfranquirivera/ Centro Voices http://centropr.hunter.cuny.edu/centrovoices/meet-the-authors/harry-franqui https://www.huffingtonpost.com/author/harryfranquirivera-315 80 Grados http://www.80grados.net/author/harry-franqui-rivera/ Follow me @hfranqui
The Meaningless Vote for Puerto Rican Statehood-Not!
The Day I Died, and the Lessons Learned
You Can Keep the Minstrel Show: Response to Eric Kalderman’s “How a Fight Over a Black Lives Matter Statement Transformed an Academic Association,”
Why I’m resigning from the Puerto Rican Studies Association Executive Council
Bartolome de las Casas and the Doctrine of Discovery
Stop Acting Black and Latino; An NYU Professor’s Guide to Getting Ahead in Life.
The Korean War in Puerto Rican History and Memory
Theodore Roosevelt’s Legacy of Imperial Adventurism and Colonialism
Lysol Injections for Coronavirus: Why Calling Trump an Ignorant, Hateful, Fascist is the Right Thing to do.
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