Puerto Rico: The Most Envied Spanish Group?
Puerto Rico is property of the USA, a common wealth. What does that mean? It means that Puerto Ricans DO NOT NEED A GREEN CARD and/or become a NATURALIZED CITIZEN because they are LEGAL citizens of the United States. People from Mexico, Spain, Equador, Peru, Honduras, Dominican Republic, Cuba, etc envy Puerto Ricans because of immigration status.
In fact, when Jennifer Lopez accepted to play the role of Selena in the 1995 film SELENA, Mexicans were not happy to know that a Puerto Rican (she was in NYC) was
chosen to represent their precious Selena. This hatred and envy is not by coincidence. What do you say?