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Puerto Rican Protesters Are So Mad at Their Governor They Pushed a Guillotine Through the Streets

https://www.vice.com/en_ca/article/7kz8ja/puerto-rican-protesters-want-their-governor-to-resign-again Puerto Rican Protesters Are So Mad at Their Governor They Pushed a Guillotine Through the Streets Angry about bungled responses to natural disasters, Puerto Ricans hit the streets, guillotine in tow, to demand the governor step down. by Paul … Continue reading

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Protest Against Puerto Rico Earthquake Response Dispersed by Tear Gas, Rubber Bullets

While there seems to be a culture of corruption in Puerto Rico politicians, if you want to participate in demonstrations, please refrain from damaging Puerto Rico with grafitti, vandalism, or other destruction.  Intentionally causing destruction is a drain on Puerto … Continue reading

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Anger grows in Puerto Rico over hidden emergency aid, government corruption

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/world/americas/article239469148.html Anger grows in Puerto Rico over hidden emergency aid, government corruption By Jim Wyss January 20, 2020 05:17 PM Residents of Puerto Rico help those affected by the earthquakes that hit the southern part of the Island last week … Continue reading

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Multi-Million Dollar Corruption Behind Puerto Rico’s Leaked Chat, Journalists Say

https://www.occrp.org/en/daily/10261-multi-million-dollar-corruption-behind-puerto-rico-s-leaked-chat-journalists-say Multi-Million Dollar Corruption Behind Puerto Rico’s Leaked Chat, Journalists Say Published: Friday, 19 July 2019 17:23 Written by Samuel Trilling Puerto Rico’s Center for Investigative Journalism published a story on Thursday that claims three members of the Governor Ricardo … Continue reading

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Puerto Ricans Protest Disaster Recovery Mismanagement

Puerto Ricans Protest Disaster Recovery Mismanagement Puerto Ricans Protest Disaster Recovery Mismanagement By María Soledad Dávila Calero on January 21, 2020 (María Soledad Dávila Calero /CB) SAN JUAN — Protests erupted Monday around Puerto Rico and stateside as a response … Continue reading

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Political Unrest In Puerto Rico After Discovery Of Unused Hurricane Aid

Apparently President Donald Trump was correct about Puerto Rico not distributing the relief aid & supplies properly to Puerto Ricans after Hurricane Maria.  Some people claim that Puerto Rico politicians intentionally withheld aid or were slow to distribute supplies to … Continue reading

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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

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