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Exodus From a Historic Puerto Rican Town, With No End in Sight

Exodus From a Historic Puerto Rican Town, With No End in Sight By FRANCES ROBLES JULY 16, 2017 An abandoned furniture store in Lares, P.R. The town in the mountainous heart of the Caribbean island has lost more people to … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s Exodus Is Speeding the Island’s Economic Collapse

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-06-02/-i-had-to-choose-for-my-family-thousands-fleeing-puerto-rico Puerto Rico’s Exodus Is Speeding the Island’s Economic Collapse by Jonathan Levin @JonathanJLevinMore stories by Jonathan Levin and Rebecca Spalding @rcurtisspaldingMore stories by Rebecca Spalding ‎June‎ ‎2‎, ‎2017‎ ‎6‎:‎00‎ ‎AM‎ ‎-04 Exodus from island means economic resurgence will be … Continue reading

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Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle

Learn from the mistakes of others voting for left wing and Socialist policies. https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/venezuelans-are-storming-supermarkets-and-attacking-trucks-as-food-supplies-dwindle/2016/06/28/70020a14-37c8-11e6-af02-1df55f0c77ff_story.html The Americas Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle By Joshua Partlow and Mariana Zuñiga June 28 at 12:31 PM Joffren Polanco … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s Population Declines 7% in 5 Years

http://www.laht.com/article.asp?CategoryId=14092&ArticleId=2409040 Puerto Rico’s Population Declines 7% in 5 Years 3-31-16 SAN JUAN – The population of Puerto Rico declined by almost 7 percent over the past five years to 3.4 million, a trend that is predicted to continue in the … Continue reading

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Economic Crisis Causes Greatest Exodus in Puerto Rico’s History

http://www.laht.com/article.asp?CategoryId=14092&ArticleId=2411359 5-3-16 Economic Crisis Causes Greatest Exodus in Puerto Rico’s History SAN JUAN – The severe economic crisis that the U.S. commonwealth of Puerto Rico has gone through over the past 10 years has caused the greatest exodus in its … Continue reading

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