On September 23, 2007, the National Boricua Human Rights Network and the Batey Urbano celebrated the 139th anniversary of El Grito de Lares, as well as commemorated the 2nd anniversary of the murder of Filiberto Ojeda Rios.
Mexican and Puerto Rican communities and supporters come together at vigil in support of Elvira Arellano, arrested in Los Angeles on August 19, 2007.
Puerto Rican activists, Carlos Alberto Torres and Oscar López Rivera were convicted of seditious conspiracy in the 1980s and have been incarcerated ever since. This video discusses the political nature of their sentences and why their release is long overdue. Produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV) in partnership with the National Boricua Human Rights Network.