How to Become Governor

  • Guillermo Rebollo Gil
Part of the New Caribbean Studies book series (NCARS)


This chapter gives a quick, sarcastic rundown of the familial ties among Puerto Rican government officials, past and present, as well as their links to the media industry, in order to convey a sense of conspiracy and/or claustrophobia when one considers the major figures in the island’s political landscape.


Sacrifice Political science 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Guillermo Rebollo Gil
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  1. 1.Universidad del EsteCarolinaPuerto Rico

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