GEN
Published in

GEN

Is Statehood Next for Puerto Rico? It’s Complicated.

Can a century-old colonial crisis be solved before a once-in-a-generation opportunity passes the island by?

Illustration: Clay Rodery for GEN

Gabriela Medina was around 10 years old when she first learned in school that the United States’ president was her president, too. The Congress she’d heard about? The one that met thousands of…

--

--

--

What matters now. A publication from Medium about politics, power, and culture.

Recommended from Medium

The Housing-Healthcare Connection

A New Vision for America

A Scotch-Taped Tie and A Crisis of Legitimacy

Government By Executive Order

It’s Time for Action on Housing

Resolve That These Dead Shall Not Have Died in Vain!

Democrats, Round Two

Paid Leave: Bold, Urgent and Within Our Reach

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Andrea González-Ramírez

Andrea González-Ramírez

Award-winning Puerto Rican journalist. Senior Writer at New York Magazine’s The Cut. Formerly GEN, Refinery29, and more. Read my work: https://www.thecut.com/

More from Medium

Hero in a headscarf

Elena Salaks walking in front of her father’s childhood home in Ukraine

Pwnagotchi is enabled on waveshare-V3

The story from WASM to WASI

50 Shades of Rage for Every Day of Russian Full-scale Invasion of Ukraine