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· February, 2009

Stories about Caribbean from February, 2009

Martinique and Guadeloupe: Vocabulary of the general strike

Trinidad & Tobago, U.S.A.: Aggravation Nation

Trinidad & Tobago: Living for Carnival

Bermuda: Budget Response

Guyana: The Ripple Effect

The far-ranging effects of the CL Financial failure have now reached Guyana. One blogger has been assiduously following the latest developments...

Jamaica: Passion

Guadeloupe: Police “Blunder”?

Amidst the confusion of the month-long social conflict in Guadeloupe, two nights of violence took place on February 17th and 18th. Apart from acts of arson in shops and numerous...

Martinique: Violent clashes in Fort de France

Jamaica, Guyana: Action or Reaction?

Aruba: Calling the Socialists

Haiti: Carnival History

Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago: Injunction

Trinidad & Tobago, Dominica: Carnival Photos

Guyana: Mash 2009

Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago: Missing Carnival

Trinidad & Tobago: Carnival Pics

Bermuda, Cayman Islands: Freedom of Info

Martinique: On independence and French “paternalism”

As the workers' movement in Martinique and Guadeloupe continues, bloggers in Martinique consider what it might mean for the overseas departments to become independent. le blog de [moi] finds the...

Martinique: Carnival cancelled after weeks of workers’ protests

Martinique: President Sarkozy

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