Correa Cotto…the Serial Killer who Started a Revolution

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War Against All Puerto Ricans: Revolution and Terror in America’s Colony

After Luis Muñoz Marín, the most famous criminal in Puerto Rican history is Correa Cotto. 

He started his criminal career as a child, amassed a long police record as a teenager, and was chased by the police all over the island, until his death in 1952. 

A $10,000 bounty was placed on his head – Correa Cotto, wanted dead or alive. Over 70 friends and family members were held for questioning, until the police finally caught him. 

Three movies were made about him.

At one point, a song became popular throughout the island:

They say that Correa Cotto

is looking for the other junkie

the junkie of Isla Verde

the junkie who every night loses

his sobriety and his dentures

in Harry Truman’s ass

The “other junkie” in the song was Governor Luis Muñoz Marín, who faced rumors of opium use and narcotics addiction throughout his career.

But Correa Cotto…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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