US Territories’ May 2-8 2022 news week in tweets

by May 9, 2022News Week in Tweets0 comments

Puerto Rican citizens protest gentrification

Puerto Rican citizens take to the streets to protest the Gentrification and alleged population replacement within Puerto Rico. 

Earthquake felt in the Northern Mariana Islands

Citizens of the Northern Marian Islands experienced an earthquake on Saturday night. 

Puerto Rican veterans continue fight for statehood

Veterans appear to support the movement for statehood of Puerto Rican citizens. 

Stacy Plaskett speaks on January 6 Public Hearing

In an interview with Politics Nation, Delegate Stacey Plaskett (D) of the US Virgin Islands discusses plans for a public hearing in June to investigate the January 6, 2021 insurrection. 

Protests against abortion seen in Guam 

Many protesters are vocal about their desire to protect the unborn, and many senators are hearing the arguments from both sides of the discussion. 

Tesla runs the power in Tau, American Samoa

The solar panels made by Tesla appear to be the largest power supply for Tau, American Samoa. It is predicted that Tesla will continue to expand their presence in the US territory.