Sanders proposed an alternative plan, which includes allowing the island to restructure its debt in bankruptcy court, as municipalities in the US are able to do.
Under Chicago's complicit government, instead of getting fired for killing Rekia Boyd, police officer Dante Servin got away with murder.
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Salvatore Babones (@sbabones) is an associate fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) in Washington, DC. His latest book is Sixteen for '16: A Progressive Agenda for a Better America, available now from Policy Press.