The Governor of Puerto Rico responded to a viral video of a woman being harassed for wearing a Puerto Rican flag shirt Monday.
An unidentified, middle-aged white man can be seen approaching Irizarry and asking her about her shirt - which depicted a Puerto Rican flag - and her citizenship status.
Mia Irizarry, who said she had rented a forest preserve pavilion for a birthday party, posted the 36-minute video to her Facebook page on June 14. As Mia's video went viral, Forest Preserves informed the public that the officer who failed to protect Mia is under investigation and now on desk duty.
Gov. Rossello wrote on Twitter that he is "appalled, shocked & disturbed by the officer's behavior..." The officer captured on the video has been assigned to desk duty while his inaction is investigated, according to a statement from the department.
"You should not be wearing that in the United States of America", he said.
"Are you a citizen?" The world is not going to change the United States of America. A 2017 Morning Consult poll of 2,200 USA adults found that 46 percent didn't know that people born in Puerto Rico are citizens.
France and Belgium fight it out for World Cup final place
With Eden Hazard pulling the strings and Romelu Lukaku providing the firepower, Belgium have what it takes to beat France . France´s Antoine Griezmann during training, Saint Petersburg Stadium, Saint Petersburg Russia - July 9, 2018 .
"This is what I'm wearing guys", she says revealing her outfit as a man yells at her in the background. She later says in the video, about the officer, "He didn't do anything". The video shows a man angrily approaching a woman who is filming him as he yells "You're not gonna change us" while a nearby police officer stands by his vehicle and looks away as the distressed woman calls out for help.
A second officer then arrived and confronted the intoxicated man.
A female officer officer asks to see his ID and can be heard telling him that he's intoxicated to which he replies "well that's your judgment". Irizarry's brother intervened to stop the man from following her. "People have just as much right to be here as you and when you're drunk, you don't belong here". The officer even walked away from her as the harasser asked him: "Why is she wearing that shit?"
"He didn't do anything", Irizarry says a short time later, apparently referring to the police officer.
The flags of Puerto Rico and the United States fly side-by-side, May 8, 2017, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Puerto Ricans are American citizens whether they are born on the USA mainland or in Puerto Rico and have been since 1899, when Puerto Rico was acquired as a territory. "Whether they are racists at a park, Cook County employees who do nothing, or Presidents who toss paper towels at people and denigrate Latinos w/ every Tweet, this is not the America we want to become & standing up to hate & bigotry must start at home".
Sarkisian was sacked by the Trojans in October 2015 in relation to a potential alcohol problem the coach was battling. The Trojans posted a 9-4 record in his first season and ultimately finished 20th in the Associated Press poll.
The details of the contract have not been revealed but it's understood that the deal is worth around £22 million. Arsenal have signed 22-year-old Uruguayan worldwide midfielder Lucas Torreira from Italian side Sampdoria .
Shedding light on her emotional state, she took to Twitter shortly after releasing her statement and simply posted a crying Emoji. The star added: "Give people a break. we all [bleep] up. all of us. people spend so much time over analysing things. let it be".
Over the OLED display is a transparent FSTN display which is used when you aren't actively using the watch for general tasks. The watch has what Mobvoi calls a "premium build quality" as it has bezel and rear cover that's covered in stainless steel.
During the flypast, the largest ever formation of Royal Air Force Typhoons spelt out 100 in the skies above Buckingham Palace. Beginning a day of events, members of the royal family attended a service at Westminster Abbey.
Black & Gold Corn Kernels 500g and Gold Mixed Vegetables 1kg Carrots, peas, beans & corn (left) are both being recalled at IGA. Listeria is a life-threatening illness for certain people, particularly those over the age of 60.
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge holds Britain's Prince Louis of Cambridge on their arrival for his christening service. Instead, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge chose close friends and extended family members to be Louis' godparents.
Paramedics are treating the patients and will thereafter transport them to nearby hospitals for further treatment. He added that the ER24 Oneplan Helicopters were now on the scene to airlift any critical patients to hospital.
She noted that one option the agency is considering is extending to December 31, 2019 the compliance date for the 300-unit limit. In several instances, reporters who learned where Pruitt would be speaking were removed from the event or denied access.
Iceberg breaks off glacier in Greenland
The video shows a tabular (wide and flat) iceberg separate, then travel down the fjord where it smashes into another iceberg. New York University has condensed the video into just under two minutes so you can experience the moment for yourself.
Nawaz, Maryam put on Exit Control List
Sharif was given a ten-year jail term and Maryam seven years, but Safdar was given one year for abetment. She said she will reach Lahore airport on Friday at 6.15 pm by Etihad Airways' flight EY-243.
OnePlus 6 256GB Midnight Black now available in India
Once you get over the excitement of a new phone , you can clearly see how strong and saturated the red color on the OnePlus 6 is. To recap, the company had launched the OnePlus 6 globally on May 16 , while the India event took place a day later on May 17 .