All posts tagged "Editorial"
García Padilla’s Lumps of Coal
Most people are happy to see 2016 come to a close; not the outgoing governor.
- Posted December 23, 2016
[EDITORIAL] A New World Disorder
Trump's election to the U.S. presidency will make life all the more difficult for Governor-elect Rosselló
- Posted November 11, 2016
Good Bank, Bad Bank
The Government Development Bank (GDB) is on life support and there are plenty of detractors—none of them physicians—who want to pull the plug on the ailing institution. What was once the government’s fiscal agent in charge of...
- Posted August 26, 2016
Hillary’s Time to Shine
Two nations that seem divided under God: One with divisive rhetoric spewed by a clown and the other a big tent that gathers the many voices seeking empowerment
- Posted July 28, 2016
What Next? Let’s ReStart!
As we move to a possible head-on collision with the federal fiscal-control board or Junta, Puerto Rico needs to assure that through credible voices it is heard with regard to the difficult determinations this group of seven will make. The future...
- Posted July 21, 2016
The Second Time as Farce
The caveat that history repeats itself “the first time as tragedy, the second time as farce” in economist Karl Marx’s essay, “The 18th Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte,” well applies to Puerto Rico’s debt crisis. A look back in history at Puerto...
- Posted July 14, 2016
Promesa’s Seven Deadly Sins
Promesa's deadliest sin is that it lacks adequate provisions for the economic development of Puerto Rico. Market access alone will not do the trick.
- Posted July 7, 2016
‘Por Ahí Viene El Tren’
Promesa sorely lacks economic development measures; No more looking the other way. "Se acabó."
- Posted June 30, 2016
‘Amores Perros en el Capitolio’
It behooves legislators to show that Puerto Rico’s democratically elected officials have the capacity to fulfill the mandate of the people.
- Posted June 23, 2016
‘Esa Promesa Viene con Tostones’
You know the President of the United States has a vested interest in an issue—in this case Puerto Rico’s debt crisis—when he uses his weekly address to hammer home the need for orderly restructuring of Puerto Rico’s...
- Posted June 16, 2016