America has finally noticed a “problem” in Puerto Rico.
Over the past week, as the island edged closer to missing a bond payment, the following news outlets all addressed the “problem.”
Wall Street Journal
New York Times
Los Angeles Times
New York Daily News
US News and World Report
Al Jazeera America
Clear Channel Radio
Cumulus Media Network
National Radio Network
The “problem” is that Puerto Rico (allegedly) owes a lot of money.
The deeper problem is that Puerto Rico is a colony, and no amount of debt negotiation or re-structuring will fix this.
After 117 years of colonization, Puerto Rico is in a state of absolute dependence on the US. Even…
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