America’s Backyard: Puerto Rico (Video)

Posted: 10 Apr 2016 in Politics
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Via PressTV..

In 1904, President Theodore Roosevelt declared that the United States had to intervene in the internal affairs of Latin America. In his own words: “If any South American country misbehaves it should be spanked.” All US presidents that succeeded him have, in lesser or greater measure, continued to exercise their perceived right over a region often known as “America’s Backyard”.

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