On Friday July 3rd, 2015, Howard Jordan, of The Jordan Journal, interviewed Nelson Denis (author of War against All Puerto Ricans) on Puerto Rico’s debt crisis. See description and access the program through the link below. The Jordan Journal airs on WBAI-99.5FM, Fridays at 3:00-5:00pm.
Howard Jordan interviews Nelson Denis author of War against All Puerto Ricans on the debt crisis in Puerto Rico. They discuss the New York Times editorial “Puerto Rico Needs Debt Relief, “the President and Congress’ “drop dead” approach, and Bill O’Reilly’s comparison between Puerto Rico and Greece. What are the causes of the debt crisis -governmental mismanagement, pampered public sector employees, or American colonialism? Also does the Kruger Report signal Puerto Rico is “for sale”, the viability of United Nation’ self-determination resolutions, and why should non-Puerto Ricans care about the status of the island? Nelson is graduate of Harvard University and Yale Law School and served as a New York State Assemblyman (1997-2001). He was the editorial director of El Diario-La Prensa, the largest Spanish-language newspaper in NYC.
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