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Janine Mendes-Franco · September, 2012

I am a writer and media producer based in Trinidad and Tobago. Follow me on Twitter @JanineMFranco.

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Latest posts by Janine Mendes-Franco from September, 2012

Jamaica: Storm Saulter on Film & New Media in the Caribbean

The 2012 Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival continues this week and one of the most high-profile regional attendees is Storm Saulter, the Jamaican director whose first feature film, Better Mus’...

Trinidad & Tobago: Not “Moving On” from Section 34

The Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago advised earlier this week that the country should “move on” from the Section 34 debacle; contrary to his request, thousands of citizens marched...

Puerto Rico: Corruption Ranking

Trinidad & Tobago: Sinking Ship?

Jamaica: Time for Twitter

Trinidad & Tobago: Down the Rabbit Hole?

Further to the outrage expressed by political bloggers in Trinidad and Tobago earlier this week, the country's Parliament convened to debate the controversial Section 34, which resulted in it being...

Jamaica: The Modern Sonnet

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Paralympic Inspiration

Trinidad & Tobago: Section 34? Last Straw!

Political bloggers in Trinidad and Tobago are having a field day with the government's latest missteps - from a failed motion to remove the Minister of National Security from his...

Trinidad & Tobago: Internet Governance Issues

Trinidad & Tobago: iPads for Parliament?

Jamaica: Coral Crisis

Trinidad & Tobago: 50 Doesn't Add Up

Jamaica: For Every Child, a Laptop

Trinidad & Tobago: 50 Years Later

On August 31, Trinidad and Tobago marked its 50th year of independence from Great Britain. The weekend has been full of celebration and citizen media commentary on what the landmark...

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