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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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Basilia vs. the boulders: Amid earthquakes and rockslides, one Puerto Rican stays behind

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/world/americas/article239387133.html Basilia vs. the boulders: Amid earthquakes and rockslides, one Puerto Rican stays behind By Jim Wyss and Pedro Portal January 17, 2020 03:57 PM   Current Time 0:15 / Duration 1:06 The neighborhood of Abras de Guanica has been evacuated after … Continue reading

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Chaos in Puerto Rico as mob finds unused disaster supplies, sitting unused since Hurricane Maria

This type of mismanagement and corruption is a key example as to why Trump and the USA Federal Government is putting restrictions on releasing billions in aid to Puerto Rico.  The Puerto Rico government is corrupt and irresponsible in managing … Continue reading

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‘Scarier’ Than Hurricane Maria: A Deadly Earthquake Terrifies Puerto Rico

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/07/us/puerto-rico-earthquake.html ‘Scarier’ Than Hurricane Maria: A Deadly Earthquake Terrifies Puerto Rico The state of chaos that followed the 2017 storm robbed Puerto Ricans of any belief that their leaders could manage another natural disaster. Video 0:09/1:38 transcript Puerto Rico Earthquake … Continue reading

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‘Traumatized’ Puerto Ricans rocked by another strong quake on January 11, 2020

http://news.trust.org/item/20200111010733-010sr ‘Traumatized’ Puerto Ricans rocked by another strong quake by Reuters Saturday, 11 January 2020 01:40 GMT (Adds comment from Yauco resident, background on aftershocks) By Ricardo Ortiz YAUCO, Puerto Rico, Jan 10 (Reuters) – A 5.2 magnitude earthquake cracked … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s population has stabilized in the last year

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/adeclineinmigrationratesduring2019-2538307 A decline in migration rates during 2019 Find out why fewer people are emigrating and why there are more moving back to Puerto Rico Thursday, January 2, 2020 – 9:51 AM By Ricardo Cortés Chico The most recent population … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s Governor Confirmed His People’s Worst Suspicions – corruption, insider abuse, contempt for citizens

https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2019/07/ricardo-rossello-confirmed-puerto-ricans-suspicions/594616 Puerto Rico’s Governor Confirmed His People’s Worst Suspicions For Puerto Ricans, sensing the governing elite’s disdain for them was dispiriting enough. Seeing the evidence in print was a whole other matter. July 24, 2019 Pedro Reina-Pérez University of Puerto … Continue reading

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