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The violence that undoes Puerto Rico

http://www.claridadpuertorico.com/content.html?news=FFCFEDAAEAADBC0F2D12154D1EBD3C63 Opinion / Editorial The violence that undoes the Country Published: Wednesday, January 9, 2019 As reported, sixteen murders occurred in Puerto Rico between January 1 and January 6, 2019. This is more than 2 deaths a day in the … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico faces a surge in murders after Hurricane Maria

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/crime/puerto-rico-faces-surge-slayings-post-maria-article-1.3752263 Puerto Rico faces a surge in murders after Hurricane Maria Puerto Rico faces a surge in murders after Hurricane Maria BY Megan Cerullo NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, January 11, 2018, 9:10 PM Puerto Rico faces a new horror … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico fears post-Maria murder surge: 11 days, 32 slain

These are the type of things that happen when you run out of other people’s money.  You cannot afford to pay your police officers.  You cannot expect them to work for free, can you?  So they stop working as many … Continue reading

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Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico has become a man-made disaster, with a death toll threatening to eclipse Katrina’s.

http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2017/12/hurricane-maria-man-made-disaster.html Maria’s Bodies The hurricane in Puerto Rico has become a man-made disaster, with a death toll threatening to eclipse Katrina’s. By Mattathias Schwartz Photographs by Matt Black Trailers Full of Bodies: Near the Institute of Forensic Sciences in San … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico burning bodies of hurricane victims without including them in official death toll: Report

  http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/puerto-rico-burning-bodies-of-hurricane-victims-without-including-them-in-official-death-toll-report/article/2638829 Puerto Rico burning bodies of hurricane victims without including them in official death toll: Report by Mandy Mayfield | Oct 27, 2017, 4:41 PM Crematoriums and funeral homes are being authorized by the Puerto Rican government to burn … Continue reading

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Raw sewage contaminating waters in Puerto Rico after Maria

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/puerto-rico-struggles-with-massive-environmental-crisis/2017/10/16/6dd1339c-b296-11e7-9b93-b97043e57a22_story.html Raw sewage contaminating waters in Puerto Rico after Maria In this Saturday, Oct. 14 2017 photo, people affected by Hurricane Maria bathe in water piped from a mountain creek, in Utuado, Puerto Rico. Raw sewage is pouring into the … Continue reading

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