If you were under the impression that ethnic cleansing takes place only in other countries with maniacal dictators, perhaps it is time to reflect on the recent behavior of President Trump in regards to recovery efforts in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. By some accounts, the disaster recovery in Puerto Rico was a clear example of the deliberate and prolonged neglect of a large segment of U.S. citizens.
- Extrajudicial executions
- Rape and sexual assaults
- Severe physical injury to civilians
- Use of civilians as human shields
- Destruction of property
- Attacks on hospitals, medical personnel and locations with the Red Cross/Red Crescent emblem, among others.