Black People : Deployed Again: Destination Puerto Rico

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    Unbelievable :facepalm: They are American Citizens of Color.


    The Jones Act Waiver For Puerto Rico Just Expired And Won't Be Renewed
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    Jennifer Bendery

    HuffPost

    ... The waiver has meant that Puerto Rico has been able to import food, fuel and supplies more quickly, and for half the costs, in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
    With the 1920 law back in effect, the island will go back to paying much higher shipping costs to import supplies ...


    https://www.yahoo.com/news/jones-act-waiver-puerto-rico-180644160.html

    The Jones Act Waiver For Puerto Rico Just Expired And Won't Be Renewed

    WASHINGTON ― The Jones Act waiver for Puerto Rico expired on Sunday night and “it is not being extended at this time,” Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan told HuffPost on Monday.
    yahoo.com

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    Maria Chiclano, who has no running water or power in her home, washes clothes with her sons in the Espiritu Santo river during heavy rains, more than two weeks after Hurricane Maria battered Puerto Rico

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    VR Mark Zuckerberg discusses how Facebook is using AI to aid the Red Cross in Puerto Rico
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    Lucas Matney
    TechCrunchOctober 9, 2017

    ... "We use artificial intelligence to build what we call 'population maps' so you can look at satellite imagery of an area and get a sense of where it is that people actually live and the density of different places and where's there's infrastructure going to in those places," Zuckerberg said. "That's going to help the Red Cross figure out where people are who need help" ...

    https://finance.yahoo.com/news/vr-mark-zuckerberg-discusses-facebook-231355047.html

    VR Mark Zuckerberg discusses how Facebook is using AI to aid the Red Cross in Puerto Rico

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced today that his company is working with the American Red Cross to target aid efforts in Puerto Rico using artificial intelligence and satellite imagery to identify areas to deliver aid.
    finance.yahoo.com


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    ZUCKERBERG SLAMMED FOR TONE-DEAF VIRTUAL-REALITY TOUR OF DEVASTATED PUERTO RICO
    “Is this a joke?” one Facebook Live commenter wrote. “The Puerto Ricans are suffering and you are using our tragedy for this??”

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    Zuckerberg Slammed for Tone-Deaf Virtual-Reality Tour of Devastated Puerto Rico

    “Is this a joke?” one Facebook Live commenter wrote. “The Puerto Ricans are suffering and you are using our tragedy for this??”
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