(Photo: AP/Ricardo Arduengo)
Puerto Rico's capitol in San Juan
“ No to these asshole promises! This is slavery! Stop pillaging Puerto Rico!”
These shouts from dozens of protesters last Friday dominated the first public meeting in Manhattan of Puerto Rico’s fiscal control board, created by the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act, or PROMESA. Congress passed the act in June in response to Puerto Rico’s debt crisis.
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Throngs of students hit the streets of San Juan, Puerto Rico, last week to protest Gov. Alejandro García Padilla's proposal to cut some $166 million from the budget for the island's public university system -- roughly one-fifth of t...
Thousands took the streets this week in San Juan to protest the governor’s plan to cut the University of Puerto Rico’s budget by $166 million.