Black People : Deployed Again: Destination Puerto Rico

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    Puerto Rico Crisis Lingers as Trump Moves On

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    Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of San Juan, Puerto Rico, talks about the challenges the island is still dealing with months after catastrophic hurricanes, problems made worse by the Trump administration's bungling of the response and the new Republican tax law

    https://www.yahoo.com/news/puerto-rico-crisis-lingers-trump-210131237.html

    Puerto Rico Crisis Lingers as Trump Moves On

    Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of San Juan, Puerto Rico, talks about the challenges the island is still dealing with months after catastrophic hurricanes, problems made worse by the Trump administration's bungling of the response and the new Republican...
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    San Juan Mayor Says Trump Lacks 'Good-Hearted' American Values
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    San Juan Mayor Says Trump Lacks 'Good-Hearted' American Values

    One-hundred days after Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz on Friday again slammed President Donald Trump’s response to a disaster the president says wasn’t a “real catastrophe,” even though it left at least 64 dead.
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    One-hundred days after Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz on Friday again slammed President Donald Trump’s response to a disaster the president says wasn’t a “real catastrophe,” even though it left at


     
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    Supermodel Joan Smalls Calls Out Puerto Rico's First Lady for Mismanaging Hurricane Donations
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    ... a nonprofit organization created to support relief efforts on the island. A proposal by Puerto Rico first lady Beatriz Rosselló would shift some of those Unidos donations toward non-essential programs — but not if supermodel Joan Smalls and her Twitter followers have anything to say about it.

    https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/supermodel-joan-smalls-calls-puerto-221119485.html

    Supermodel Joan Smalls Calls Out Puerto Rico's First Lady for Mismanaging Hurricane Donations

    Joan Smalls Speaks Out Against Puerto Rico Donations Mismanagement
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    Behind the Scenes — Hurricane Recovery in Puerto Rico

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    Early Tuesday morning, we fly to San Juan. This is Senator Blumenthal’s second trip to Puerto Rico since the hurricane, it’s my first ...




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    As well it should :facepalm: .. its about time.

    Puerto Rico launches vocal bid for statehood
    Hall of Fame catcher Ivan ‘Pudge’ Rodriguez part of ‘shadow’ delegation

    By Tom Howell Jr. - The Washington Times

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    Puerto Rico launches vocal bid for statehood - Washington Times
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    In this Nov. 13, 2017 file photo, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello speaks during a news conference, in Washington.

     
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    San Juan Mayor Says Trump Made Hurricane Maria Recovery About Himself

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    ... In an interview with Time magazine, published Thursday, Cruz addressed the Trump administration’s “lack of role” in recovery efforts after the storm devastated the U.S. territory in September.


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    San Juan Mayor Says Trump Made Hurricane Maria Recovery About Himself

    San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz remains one of the most vocal critics of the federal government’s response to Hurricane Maria’s devastation in Puerto Rico.
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