How Knowledgable Are You About Puerto Rico’s Relationship with the United States?

This isn't a trick question or one to make you think I am better than you: someone who's Boricua. But it's a real one: How knowledgeable are you about Puerto Rico's relationship with the United States? I am often told by Puerto Ricans I know more about Puerto Rico's history than many Puerto Ricans / Puertoriqueños....
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Why It’s Significant the Puerto Rican Day Parade Will Honor Oscar López Rivera

Full disclosure: I am an American living in Puerto Rico. I am not of Puerto Rican descent, which is why I feel my views on this topic are especially poignant. Depending on one's political leaning and their understanding of events—both historical and current—Oscar López Rivera is either a hero or a terrorist. Outside of Puerto Rico and...
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