How Puerto Rico is Being Enslaved: Part II

In 2019, with much fanfare, the government of Puerto Rico enacted a law which committed the island to 100 percent renewable energy by 2050. The press emphasized that the system would rely on solar arrays powering distributed microgrids,… Read More

How Puerto Rico is Being Enslaved: Part I

Pedro Pierluisi was a pit bull attorney. He won $180 million in damages for the government of Peru and was, from 1993 to 1997, the Secretary of Justice of Puerto Rico. But he never made any real money… Read More

$43 million fraud at the Puerto Rico Energy and Power Authority

In autumn of 2014, the Puerto Rico Energy and Power Authority (PREPA) hired a woman named Lisa Donahue as its “Chief Restructuring Officer.” Between September 2014 and August 2016, Donahue was paid $43 MILLION to restore PREPA’s “fiscal… Read More

La Borinqueña

   Puerto Rico has a new superhero. Her name is La Borinqueña. The brainchild of Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez, and personified by attorney/activist Stephanie Martin Llanes, La Borinqueña is a new comic book series that will launch in December 2016…. Read More

Financial Control Board sinks its teeth into Puerto Rico

  The US Financial Control Board (FCB) has announced that NO government agency in Puerto Rico may enter ANY transaction, without the prior approval of the FCB.  In other words…the entire insular government, and the entire public economy,… Read More