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Janine Mendes-Franco · May, 2013

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 May, 2013

Jamaica's Blog Action Day: What Police Can Do

Jamaican bloggers marked their own version of Blog Action Day (dubbed JA Blog Day), on May 23. Netizens discussed the disturbing issue of police brutality, state security abuses and extra...

Trinidad & Tobago: Invented E-mails or Political Demise?

Monday's sitting of Trinidad and Tobago's Parliament saw the Opposition Leader quoting from several e-mails, which, he alleged, implicate key government ministers, including the Prime Minister, in attempting to cover...

Bahamas: Haitians are our Brothers

Trinidad & Tobago: “Ordinariology”

Jamaica: “Good Gay” vs. “Bad Gay”

Trinidad & Tobago: It Takes a Village

Bermuda: House & Senate Accountability

Jamaica: Blogging about Police Brutality

‘Not Just About Writers': Talking with NGC Bocas Lit Fest Founder

Global Voices interviews the founder and director of Trinidad & Tobago's NGC Bocas Lit Fest, the indefatigable Marina Salandy-Brown, about how her germ of an idea has now evolved into...

Caribbean: Can CARIBCAN Happen?

Haiti: The “White Savior Industrial Complex”

Bahamas: Too Free on Facebook?

A Push for Political Ethics in Trinidad & Tobago

However you want to define it – principles, a moral code, character – ethics boils down to doing the right thing. With Trinidad and Tobago falling to the number 80...

Trinidad & Tobago: Smoking Ad Loophole

Trinidad & Tobago: Gem of a Garden

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Environmental Entrepreneur

Trinidad & Tobago: Warner's Future History

Bermuda: Bag Tax or Bad Tax?

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