Historic Photo of the Day: Military Madness in Puerto Rico

  At its military height, the US controlled 13% of the land area of Puerto Rico. The US Navy was using Vieques for artillery practice, exploding 5 million pounds of ordnance per year. Camp Santiago occupied 12,789 acres… Read More

MORE military madness: How to waste $1.93 Billion in Puerto Rico

During the depths of the Great Depression, the US found a way to fatten dozens of military contractors, at the expense of every US taxpayer. They did it in Puerto Rico. It cost $112,570,000. In current dollars, that… Read More