Over the next few days I will be randomly asking people if they voted (or refrained from voting) and why. For the sake of brevity, responses have been paraphrased. Anonymous, 36-year-old, 1st time voter, of St. Michael South Central constituency. Did you vote in today’s general election? Yes. Why did you vote? I voted for…

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2:01 AM MAY 25 UPDATE: In our opinion (caribbeansignal.com),the BLP and Mia Mottley has won the Barbados 2018 General Election. We welcome counter arguments. 12:42 AM MAY 25 UPDATE: I have switched/swung. From quantitative to qualitative. Despite having access to live EBC/DPD data (thank you EBC/DPD), I will instead be focusing on, and conducting independent…

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255,833 persons will be eligible to vote in Thursday’s general election. This number was disclosed to caribbeansignal.com earlier tonight by an official from the Electoral & Boundaries Commission. There is also a possibility that an addendum will be made and that this number will increase by a very small amount. For comparison: 249,024 persons were eligible…

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Since the beginning of 2018, I’ve spent about 50 nights in hotels across the Caribbean. I thought it would be fitting to compile and share this post while in Antigua in transit. Some travel hacks for those frequent flyers, if I missed anything, please feel free to share: WiFi access in Antigua’s airport if not…

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