Puerto Rico’s Statehood Movement is on the Verge of Collapsing

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Fall 12-15-2020


Puerto Ricans went to the polls on November 3 to elect a new governor and hundreds of other officials, and yes, to vote on whether their colonized archipelago should become the 51st American state. The results signaled a resounding rejection of both major political parties. They also revealed a far more ambivalent attitude towards the territorial status question than pro-statehood proponents will admit.


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Caban, Pedro. "Puerto Rico’s Statehood Movement is on the Verge of Collapsing." Latino Rebels, https://www.latinorebels.com/2020/12/15/statehoodmovementcollapsing/



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