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Today, July 25th, 2020 makes 122 years since the US invaded Puerto Rico through the southern town of Guánica. Part of the former cacicazgo of legendary warrior cacique Agueybana II, who bravely fought the invaders of Colombus’ 1493 conquest. Present site of continued seismic activity like thundering cemís claiming freedom finally for these lands. The US invaders entered through the south and made their way up north to San Juan where they planted the stars and stripes that hav