Featured stories about Caribbean
- Earthquake Spurs Tsunami of Tweets in Trinidad & Tobago 12 October 2013
- Landmark Ruling in Discrimination Case Puts the Caribbean First 8 October 2013
- Cuba Colors Itself Yellow for “Los Cinco” Prisoners in the U.S. 11 September 2013
- At 87, Fidel Castro is “Imperfect but Human” 20 August 2013
Latest stories about Caribbean
3 December 2013
The Project began when activist Yasmin Silvia Portales shared her dissatisfaction with the absence, at the time, of spaces for meeting the social demands of sexually diverse persons and for...
1 December 2013
Just over week ago, thirteen Jamaican citizens were refused entry to Trinidad and Tobago. The Trinidadian export sector may already be feeling the backlash as Jamaicans respond with a boycott.
29 November 2013
Can a country strip more than 200,000 people of their citizenship rights? This week we speak to activists in the Dominican Republic and Haiti.
28 November 2013
Or perhaps a better question: where does the LGBT community stand in the struggle to gain visibility and recognition of its rights?
27 November 2013
The suspension of consular services will affect Cuban and U.S. citizens alike, due to the impossibility of completing procedures such as issuing passports, visas, legalization documents, and other services.
22 November 2013
Cuba's 3D cinemas, run by the private sector, have been banned.
20 November 2013
Jamaica's drug testing program is under fire thanks to a recent investigation by the World Anti-Doping Agency. Conversation about the controversy has been rife on Twitter.
18 November 2013
A team of five Global Voices authors from Latin America and the Caribbean will contribute weekly articles for a series about women, gender, and LGBT issues.
7 November 2013
Caribbean travelers are being adversely affected by the LIAT pilots' strike - and they are sharing their frustrations on social media.
A Cuban author reported an incident of physical violence against a group of homosexual men in the city of Cardenas, Matanzas, in his blog. Now it is under investigation.