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08/22/2019 | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
Published By:The Intercept

Hedge Fund Cash Flows to Presidential Candidates—at Puerto Rico’s Expense

“We applaud Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders in this important step and show of solidarity for the people of Puerto Rico,” said Julio López Varona, co-director of community dignity campaigns at the Center For Popular Democracy, in a statement. “No presidential candidate can call themselves a friend of Puerto Ricans while taking money from hedge funds driving austerity on the island. We marched for days to oust a corrupt governor, we will not stand idle for these abuses and will condemn anyone who builds their campaigns from them.”

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