The Puerto Rican Nation: A Colonial Saga

The New York Times, two days after the US invasion of Puerto Rico

(A version of the present article appeared on August 13, 2019, on Enclave Magazine, Enclavemag.com. You can reach the author at rafernandez@law.gwu.edu).

Puerto Rico is an Island in the Caribbean, surrounded by several islets, thus conforming a mini-archipelago. It is the Easternmost and smaller of the Great Antilles, comprised also of Cuba, La Hispaniola (currently the land of two countries…