http://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2016-06-30/amid-crisis-support-grows-for-puerto-rico-statehoodThis is why Trump has atracted a significant following in those poor states. Manufacturing and mining industries have died in the US. Tourism does not provide a way out for Puerto Rico, since the Dominican Republic has a highly competitive tourist business, they have caught up, and might be even surpassing Puerto Rico as aContinue reading “Statehood for Puerto Rico now, will not improve its economic situation. Globalization of business and industry affects the United States also. If accepted as a state, Puerto Rico would be competing with the poorest states in the nation. Those states are some of the most underserved in the WORLD.”
NYTimes: When You Dial 911 and Wall Street Answers the Call http://nyti.ms/28XIfir Wall Street quiere hacer privados los servicios que ahora los provee el gobierno local de Puerto Rico. Esto ya ha probado ser un fracaso en los Estados Unidos. Wall Street gana, la poblacion pierde.
“You’ll be amazed when you see the kind of numbers we’re talking about, because we were amazed and I was amazed. ” https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2016/06/24/donald-trumps-brexit-press-conference-was-beyond-bizarre/
http://www.jdnews.com/opinion/20160622/no-us-bailout-for-puerto-ricos-mess Maybe… more concern is being shown for vulture hedge funds holding the island’s debt than for millions of Puerto Ricans suffering from the collapse of their economy one must wonder if the down spiraling of the Puerto Rican economy was attributed to the elimination of IRS tax incentives under IRC 936? The empirical dataContinue reading “Why did Puerto Rico have to borrow money in the first place? Who put a gun to the head of the vulture fund hedge fund investors to force them to lend money to the struggling island?”
https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2016/06/23/free-puerto-rico/qUWad71X9c8kNwGexNaIkO/story.html Hablar de independencia, “libre asociado”, o “estadidad” es irelelevante si no se le da a Puerto Rico los medios para ser auto-suficiente. En 1898, Espana ya le habia dado a Puerto Rico derecho a tener su propio gobierno cuando los Estados Unidos forzaron a Puerto Rico a ser parte de sus conquistas y propositos.Continue reading “Talk about the status of Puerto Rico is irrelevant if it does not lead to substantial assistance to become truly self-governing. Colonization has failed. Let Puerto Rico take care of itself, Spain had already given Puerto Rico independence when it was forcefully grabbed by the United States for its purposes.”
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2016/06/23/make-america-white-again-a-politicians-billboard-ignites-uproar/ Estados Unidos heredo la vision de discriminacion de las personas sin propiedad desde su “descubrimiento”. Lean el libro “White Trash” para examinar las razones por lo cual la injusticia social es justificada para el funcionamiento de las clases “altas”.
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/opinion/commentary/fl-viewpoint-puerto-rico-help-itself-20160622-story.htmlPorque tanta preocupacion por inversionistas que tomaron ventaja del sufrimiento causado por el desastre de la economia de Puerto Rico?