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Carlos Figueroa

Carlos Figueroa has a dual Ph.D. in Political Science and Historical Studies from The New School for Social Research and currently teaches in the Politics Department at Ithaca College. He writes critical commentaries on U.S. Puerto Rico affairs, racial and class politics, and immigration/migration issues and the politics of U.S. citizenship. He is currently finishing a book on Quakers, race and U.S. Empire.

Articles by this author

 

Working-Class America Needs Real Change, Not Slogans

Working-class people demand better from a republic that promotes freedom, equality, and the pursuit of happiness.

Carlos Figueroa ·


The Puerto Rico Crisis: A Reflection of a Flawed US Democracy

The recent resignation of Governor Rosselló should be understood within the larger framework of a flawed US democratic state that continues its economic stranglehold over Puerto Rico.

Carlos Figueroa ·

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