Tag Archives: Humanitarian Crisis in Puerto Rico

Monday Open Thread | Puerto Rico is still in the 19th Century. This Administration’s Response Is Horrifying

I honestly never thought that I would live through another Katrina. But, this is so much worse. The problem in Katrina was getting the government’s response there. Once there, we sighed relief. Not in this case. The incompetence of this … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | San Juan’s mayor appealed to the United Nations for help while Trump went golfing

As storm-ravaged Puerto Rico struggles to recover from Hurricane Maria, Donald Trump made an unscheduled trip to his golf resort in Virginia on Saturday, marking his 69th golf trip since taking office in January 2017. The golf outing is just … Continue reading

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