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Meet the Protesters in Puerto Rico Who Want More Testing

Citizens are fed up as Puerto Rico tests for the coronavirus at a far lower rate than the rest of the U.S.

Demonstrators waved a Puerto Rican black flag in a protest calling for more Covid-19 tests to be conducted.
A demonstrator waves a black Puerto Rican flag during a protest, calling for more Covid-19 tests to be conducted among the population. Photo: Nahira Montcourt/picture alliance/Getty Images

A cacophony of honking and chants erupted Wednesday morning outside the Puerto Rico Health Department headquarters in San Juan. But unlike the pleas spreading across the U.S. to reopen the

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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/