Puerto Rican hip-hop artist Tego Calderon outside his studio, El Sitio, in Santurce, San Juan, Puerto Rico. Coburn Dukehart/NPR hide caption

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Puerto Rican Hip-Hop Icon Tego Calderon Mixes Prose And Politics

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Luis Romero looks out over the ocean to a view that includes the Coast Guard station where his son, Julian, was in the auxiliary. Romero started the anti-violence organization Basta Ya after Julian was murdered. Coburn Dukehart/NPR hide caption

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'Don't Give Up On Us': Puerto Ricans Wrestle With High Crime

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Edward Bonet, 23, lives in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico, and works on the dive team at the Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa in the town of Guanica. He lives with his grandmother, while his mother and sister live in Central Florida. Coburn Dukehart/NPR hide caption

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Puerto Rico's Battered Economy: The Greece Of The Caribbean?

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Arlene Bonet settled in Orlando, Fla., after her Puerto Rico real estate business crashed. She's now working for a Puerto Rican cultural organization in Orlando, while her son and mother still live in her hometown, Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico. John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

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One-Way Tickets To Florida: Puerto Ricans Escape Island Woes

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