WXXI AM News

Connections: Local Puerto Ricans discuss cultural pride, politics, and more

Jul 23, 2018

Rochester is gearing up for the Puerto Rican Parade and Puerto Rican Festival. We discuss those events, along with issues pertaining to the Puerto Rican community, both here and across the country.

Our guests share their thoughts about questions related to statehood and independence, recovery efforts on the island, and issues related to discrimination and racism on the mainland. In studio: