Sailer in Taki's: "Puerto Rico: All Banana, No Republic"
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From my new column in Taki’s Magazine on Puerto Rico as a test of the current elite consensus that borders and nationalism are the worst things ever:
Puerto Rico: All Banana, No Republic

by Steve Sailer August 31, 2016

Puerto Rico is being allowed to fall apart in order to rig American presidential elections by tipping Florida’s electoral votes to the Democrats. The looting of Puerto Rico’s institutions by the rich and the poor alike is depopulating the island. …

From the perspective of the Hillary Clinton campaign, however, the emptying out of Puerto Rico into Orlando, which is now a “de facto San Juan suburb,” is a feature, not a bug, since it helps tip Florida, the Electoral College’s most important purple state, permanently blue.…

As Hillary recently reminded Puerto Ricans in a speech in the Orlando area:

If you live in Puerto Rico, you can’t vote for your president and Commander-in-Chief, right?… But as an American citizen, if you move to Florida or New York, you can vote for the president and Commander-in-Chief.

Read the whole thing there.

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