Puerto Rico Is Not 'America's Greece'
Puerto Rico's debt problems have led some in the media to compare it to Greece, but it's not really that simple.By Sebastian Martinez | July 7, 2015
Since Puerto Rico's government announced it couldn't pay back its debt, it's earned a new moniker. (Video via Government of Puerto Rico)
"The U.S. Caribbean territory is now being dubbed 'America's Greece,'" a CNN anchor said.
An Al Jazeera anchor echoed that by saying, "Puerto Rico has been called 'America's Greece.'"