Her message is loud and clear, swiped across her shirt and hat in screen printing that must have taken a few interesting resources, considering there’s no power, no internet, and no services on the Islands… Right?
When Carmen Yulin Cruz stands in front of the camera, declaring their inability to survive the devastation of a hurricane so horrific that it destroyed the island’s survival, wearing her screen printed shirt, was she intending the message that was so obvious?
The supplies and equipment are there, and they have people to direct, to move the supplies, create the infrastructure. They have the equipment. They have entire platoons of soldiers working overtime, and their own people are sitting in what’s left of their offices, with generators creating t-shirts and hats. WHY?
She could be making a difference. She could be taking actions. In fact, she could be: