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Can cryptocurrency save Puerto Rico?

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Published on 27 Apr 2018 / In Cryptocurrency

Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory already struggling with financial woes. Now, hundreds of entrepreneurs and cryptocurrency enthusiasts are headed to the island, hoping to rebuild it into a high-tech utopia. But are they just taking advantage of a vulnerable population?

Can DIY solar panels solve PR's power crisis?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnIF8cNhVB4

Beme Note: An earlier version of this video had an incorrect photo of Jonathan Gonzalez.

SOURCES & FURTHER READING
Brett Scott’s UN Report
http://www.unrisd.org/brett-scott

Blockchain Conference in PR
https://blockchainunbound.com/

Government welcomes tech entrepreneurs
https://www.pcmag.com/news/359....393/after-the-hurric

NY Times Piece on crypto utopia
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/0....2/02/technology/cryp

More on PR Bankruptcy
https://www.bloomberg.com/news..../articles/2017-05-03

More on Hurricane Maria
https://www.weather.gov/media/....sju/events/Maria/Hur

Sterilization Experiments in PR
http://www.panoramas.pitt.edu/....health-and-society/d

Farming Experiments in PR
https://www.npr.org/sections/t....hesalt/2017/05/13/52


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