FBI Witch Hunt Stokes Puerto Rican Independence Movement

By Jessica Pupovac, AlterNet. Posted January 31, 2008.
As an anti-terror task force targets three young Puerto Ricans in New York, people take to the streets.
They say that when Filiberto Ojeda Rios was killed, all of Puerto Rico stood still.
“The financial district shut down,” José Lopez, Executive Director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center, explained recently in a small café along Paseo Boricua, the heart of Chicago’s vibrant Puerto Rican neighborhood. More…

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