Monthly Archives: January 2019

Government perpetuates Socialistic cycle of dependency tendency in PR by delaying welfare work requirement for 4 years

Socialism lives on in PR! What politician will have courage to make the painful choices necessary for the long term good of Puerto Rico?  El Nuevo Dia is doing a great journalistic service by shining a light on this issue.  … Continue reading

Posted in culture and cycle of dependency, Puerto Rico politics and government | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Carjackings have been a big problem for a long time in PR

Why isn’t the government solving the crime problems, even before they irresponsibly overspent beyond their means to become bankrupt?   After Carjacking Surge, Puerto Rico Is Wary Behind the Wheel By MIREYA NAVARROJULY 31, 1994 July 31, 1994, Page 001028 … Continue reading

Posted in crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Puerto Rico’s eye-popping economic situation, in charts

https://qz.com/1091341/puerto-ricos-eye-popping-economic-situation-in-charts Puerto Rico’s eye-popping economic situation, in charts By Eshe NelsonSeptember 30, 2017 The catastrophic devastation that Hurricane Maria brought to Puerto Rico has been made worse by the island’s struggling economy and the US government’s poor efforts to help aid … Continue reading

Posted in culture and cycle of dependency, economic crisis | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Wave of Violent Daytime Killings Has Puerto Rico on Edge

This is one result of socialistic policies.  After you run out of money, you don’t have resources to pay for enough police.   The criminals feel emboldened to act with impunity.   A Wave of Violent Daytime Killings Has Puerto Rico … Continue reading

Posted in crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Puerto Rico puts Hurricane Maria — and the bulk of the recovery — behind it

  https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/travel/puerto-rico-puts-hurricane-maria–and-the-bulk-of-the-recovery–behind-it/2018/12/06/dff10a40-f25c-11e8-aeea-b85fd44449f5_story.html Puerto Rico puts Hurricane Maria — and the bulk of the recovery — behind it By Andrea Sachs December 7, 2018 Hurricane Maria did a job on El San Juan Hotel, the storied property in Puerto Rico where … Continue reading

Posted in Hurricane Maria and aftermath | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Lin-Manuel Miranda: Puerto Rico needs “debt forgiveness” to recover

Since Lin-Manuel Miranda believes the debts that Puerto Rico incurred should be forgiven, to not honor the commitment to pay their loans, will Miranda stop charging for all his Hamilton shows or allow  you to “promise” to pay later?  A … Continue reading

Posted in culture and cycle of dependency, economic crisis, Puerto Rico economic crisis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Openly gay rapper murdered in Puerto Rico amid wave of violence

Does it mean flaming gays are unwelcome in PR? https://www.cbsnews.com/news/kevin-fret-dead-openly-gay-rapper-murdered-in-puerto-rico-amid-wave-of-violence Openly gay rapper murdered in Puerto Rico amid wave of violence By Camilo Montoya-Galvez Updated on: January 10, 2019 / 5:25 PM / CBS News San Juan, Puerto Rico — One … Continue reading

Posted in crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Top FBI official says there’s a “crisis of violence” in Puerto Rico

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/top-fbi-official-says-theres-a-crisis-of-violence-in-puerto-rico Top FBI official says there’s a “crisis of violence” in Puerto Rico By Camilo Montoya-Galvez Updated on: January 9, 2019 / 4:22 PM / CBS News Vega Alta, Puerto Rico — The top FBI official in Puerto Rico said the … Continue reading

Posted in crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

38 cars are stolen in the first three days of 2019 in Puerto Rico

Does PR use bait cars? https://www.elnuevodia.com/noticias/seguridad/nota/seroban38autosenlosprimerostresdiasdel2019enpuertorico-2469040 38 cars are stolen in the first three days of 2019 in Puerto Rico The areas of San Juan and Bayamón are those that have reported the most stolen vehicles so far this year … Continue reading

Posted in cars, trucks - new, used - buying and selling, crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment