Seems to be this is the perfect time for a major change!!
With the government teetering on bankruptcy, thousands of students storming through San Juan, and the island ready to explode over an 11.5% sales tax, the New York Daily News reported on a phenomenon that has swept the island.
Just three weeks ago the Capitol Building, the Governor’s Mansion, and the streets of Old San Juan were rocked by an enormous sea of university students, in an angry protest over tuition hikes and the 11.5% sales tax (known as IVU) that threatens all of them.
The rage and frustration is mounting in Puerto Rico…with a profound sense that a $73 billion public debt, junk bond status, an 11.5% IVU, looming government bankruptcy, public school closures, the implosion of PREPA, and soaring gasoline, water and electrical costs, all spell the end of Puerto Rico.
They fear that the entire island is being “gentrified.”
They fear Puerto Ricans are being forced to move out (over 140,000 left in…
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