This independence came to the people of Haiti along with many other problems.
Occurred partly on the basis that the US had invaded in 1916 and continued to control customs after they pulled out in 1924.
This occurred greatly on the part of Munoz Marin, the person that founded the Popular Democratic Party and was elected governor of Puerto Rico four times. This also implements Project Bootstrap to kick-start the economy, which is extremely successful.
This occurred during the Cold War and instilled Fidel Castro as the leader of Cuba.
This caused the Cuban Missile Crisis to occur, as well as making the United States public enemy number one in the eyes of the Cubans.
This occurs after the US steps in to bring peace to the country. This action was widely condemned by other Caribbean and South American countries.
Aime Cesaire expresses concerns to Charles de Gaulle about what assimilation could do to the young population of the French territories in the Caribbean.