Category Archives: U.S. Virgin Islands

#USVI mobile broadband subscribers fed up with .@sprint service

The following text from a recently filed petition was provided by United States Virgin Islands resident, Genevieve Whitaker. As Virgin Islands (U.S.) customers and persons who visit the islands we have endured for years poor cell phone coverage throughout all … Continue reading

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Time for Afro-Caribbeans to play the long game and leave the #Caribbean

I was born in the Caribbean, so its difficult to say this but it may be time for Afro-Caribbeans to abandon this European outpost in the armpit of the Atlantic. It is easy to put aside nostalgic feelings about the … Continue reading

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So who is Ray Washburne?

Donald Trump is considering Texas restaurateur and real estate developer Ray Washburne for the position of secretary of the interior. As such, Mr Washburne will play a major role in the relationship between the United States and the U.S. Virgin … Continue reading

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From #USVI to #VIexit

Imagine a new jurisdiction that has as its drivers an economy driven by and serving as a Caribbean hub for technology, energy, and transportation. It is made up of three city-states, each city-state, given its infrastructure and population, specializing in … Continue reading

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