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The mess of Puerto Rico, long before Hurricane Maria hit the island

  http://takimag.com/article/the_mess_before_maria_steve_sailer The Mess Before Maria by Steve Sailer October 04, 2017 photo credit: Bigstock Puerto Rico is a test case of whether nationalism is as dispensable as the heightening conventional wisdom assumes. Puerto Rico possesses many of the attributes … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico statehood push faces long odds

  http://thehill.com/latino/338219-puerto-rico-statehood-push-faces-long-odds Puerto Rico statehood push faces long odds By Rafael Bernal – 06/17/17 08:55 AM EDT 114   © Getty Images Puerto Rico’s government made a huge political gamble on mounting a credible campaign for statehood, a proposition that … Continue reading

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Puerto Ricans vote in favour of being 51st US state, but doubts remain

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jun/12/puerto-ricans-vote-in-favour-of-being-51st-us-state-but-doubts-remain Puerto Ricans vote in favour of being 51st US state, but doubts remain With almost all votes counted, option for full statehood was backed by more than 97% – but turnout for non-binding referendum stood at just 23% Ed … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico goes to the polls for statehood

  http://thehill.com/latino/336667-puerto-rico-goes-to-the-polls-for-statehood Puerto Rico’s government is banking on a push for statehood to solve the structural issues that led to its financial crisis. Puerto Ricans will vote Sunday to decide the territory’s status. If statehood wins, as expected, the island … Continue reading

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A vote for Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders takes Puerto Rico and the USA one step closer to Venezuela, Cuba, North Korea

A vote for Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders takes Puerto Rico and the USA one step closer to dismal living conditions in Venezuela, Cuba, North Korea.  If you have not educated yourself properly and don’t understand what that means, read … Continue reading

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Attention Puerto Rican politicians, Capitalism is the answer to poverty, not Socialism

To all politicians, remember, Capitalism helps people out of poverty, while Socialism pushes people into poverty.  Why?  It’s simple.  Socialism destroys the incentive to work hard, because you are not allowed to keep the fruits of your labor.  Socialism punishes … Continue reading

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Voting in Puerto Rico? Where can you go to vote or register to vote in Puerto Rico for elections?

We will detail where you can go to vote after explaining a bit about politics. Before you go to vote, consider these ideas. We recommend that you vote for politicians that are financially responsible, who spend less than collected tax … Continue reading

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