News in Review After Maria: Puerto Rico Struggles to Rebuild

News in Review After Maria: Puerto Rico Struggles to Rebuild

The summer of 2017 was devastating for the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico. The island was already struggling from an economic crisis when two back to back hurricanes hit. The second, Maria, battered the island, tearing out its already fragile infrastructure – including electricity and water. Two months later, recovery is slow and island residents feel forgotten.

  • 2018
  • 00:18:57
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/26/2018
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Metadata

Edition
January 2018
Subjects
Hurricanes -- Puerto Rico [LCSH] Hurricanes -- Social aspects -- Puerto Rico [LCSH] Disaster victims -- Puerto Rico [LCSH] Disaster relief -- Puerto Rico [LCSH] Puerto Rico -- History -- 1998- [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] World history [LCSH] Political science [LCSH]
Team
Michael Serapio (Host), Lyndsay Duncombe (Journalist), Ioanna Roumeliotis (Journalist)
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