In the states, where cockfighting is prohibited, elected state lawmakers wrote the bans. Or voters enacted them with ballot measures. Puerto Ricans had no such say. To some, it's another sign of the island's colonial status. 6/
Puerto Ricans are American citizens. A Puerto Rican I.D. is a U.S. I.D. This is unacceptable.
Jose Guzman Payan's mom said she should be grateful that he wasn't thrown in the back of an ICE van because a CVS clerk didn't know that Puerto Ricans are American citizens.