All posts tagged "Puerto Rican Day Parade"
Oscar López Rivera booed and cheered at Puerto Rican parade
Stood atop float, waving to crowd, pounding his chest and shouted, 'This is for the Puerto Rican people!'
- Posted June 11, 2017
Oscar López Rivera to march, but not as Puerto Rican Day parade honoree
March sponsors that pulled out, AT&T, Coca-Cola and Goya Foods, hadn't changed their minds Friday afternoon
- Posted June 2, 2017
Oscar López Rivera asked to decline Puerto Rican Day Parade homage
Sen. Carmelo Ríos insists the controversial move has divided Puerto Ricans
- Posted May 30, 2017
Despite losing sponsors, Puerto Rican parade organizers insist on honoring freed nationalist
Companies and organizations have retrieved sponsorship over controversy
- Posted May 23, 2017
Puerto Rican Day Parade organizers support honoring Oscar López Rivera
The move has caused controversy among those who argue the nationalist orchestrated terrorist acts
- Posted May 22, 2017
Goya Foods ending sponsorship of NYC parade after 60 years
The parade will honor Oscar López Rivera
- Posted May 17, 2017
Watch the 59th Annual Puerto Rican Day Parade
Broadcast live from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- Posted June 12, 2016