Here are a couple of videos I'd like to bring to the attention of everyone with a soupçon of empathy. Neither of them mentions the Jones Act, which stipulates that shipments of, well, anything to Puerto Rico must be carried on American-flagged and -registered ships. Lee Camp's rant does mention a 1984 law, introduced by South Carolina's infamous Senator Strom Thurmond, that made it easier for US vulture capitalists to rip off and exploit the island and los boricuas.
1. Lee Camp of Redacted Tonight:
2. Mike Figueredo on The Humanist Report:
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