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Puerto Rico inside and out

Fernando PicoМЃ

Puerto Rico inside and out

changes and continuities

by Fernando PicoМЃ

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Markus Wiener Publishers in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Puerto Rico -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFernando Picó.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1960 .P54 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16888472M
    ISBN 109781558764811, 9781558764828
    LC Control Number2008024003

    15 minutes ago  In the summer of , the New York Times reported that President Donald Trump had “ joked in a meeting ” with staffers about the possibility of trading Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory, for Greenland, a territory of Denmark.. But on Wednesday, former Department of Homeland Security (DHS) chief of staff Miles Taylor alleged that those comments weren’t a joke at all — and that Trump had. 3 hours ago  Former Homeland Security chief of staff Miles Taylor confirmed to MSNBC that President Trump inquired about “selling” Puerto Rico.. Said Taylor: “One time before we went down he told us, not only did he want to purchase Greenland, he actually said he wanted to see if we could sell Puerto Rico, could we swap Puerto Rico for Greenland, because, in his words, Puerto Rico was dirty and the.


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