More sponsors pull out of New York's Puerto Rican Day parade

New York • More sponsors are dropping out of New York City’s Puerto Rican Day parade after a decision by organizers to honor a Puerto Rican nationalist who served decades in prison for his involvement in a group that claimed responsibility for more than 100 bombings. AT&T and JetBlue became the latest sponsors to skip the June 11 parade along Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue. New York has the largest Puerto Rican community off the island. Oscar Lopez Rivera spent more than 35 years in prison before his ...

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