In a referendum on June 11, Puerto Ricans will vote on whether or not they support becoming an official American state. Puerto Rico has been a United States territory since 1898, and statehood advocates say the island's 3.5 million inhabitants deserve the right to vote and be represented in Congress. Others oppose statehood, arguing Puerto Rico is better off as a commonwealth or just claiming full independence from the United States. Should Puerto Rico become the 51st state? 🇵🇷
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