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Dominica’s Tourist Areas Already Reopening for Business

I'm not sure how well these resorts are going to perform given the level of destruction in the country as a whole, but I...

The US Virgin Islands Faces a Massive Budget Hole After Hurricane Strikes

I've made several gloomy predictions in the past about the likely fiscal outlook for the US Virgin Islands following its devastation by Hurricanes Irma...

FEMA Chief “Filters Out Political Noise” From San Juan Mayor

Despite the media's increasingly desperate attempts to turn Puerto Rico into "Trump's Katrina," they appear to be going nowhere as the public and the...

Eastern Caribbean Recovery Bill Could Top $1 billion

The UN has begun assessing damage in the eastern Caribbean region, which was hit hardest by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, and needless to say...

After Hurricane Irma, Barbudans Start to Pick Up the Pieces

Unlike a certain other island I could name, the citizens of Antigua and Barbuda aren't sitting back and demanding someone else's government rebuild everything...

Media Narrative About “Trump’s Katrina” Starts Unraveling in Puerto Rico

NWC threw up a great post last night on what is really going on in Puerto Rico. In short, the US media and the...

Is Puerto Rico’s Devastation From Maria Trump’s Katrina?

CNN wants you all to know that this is the worst disaster since George W. Bush during Katrina. Except this time, "Trump's Katrina" is definitely worse.

FEMA Director Slams San Juan Mayor: ‘We’ve Been Here a Week and She’s Refused to Visit Us’

Also, CNN GAVE San Juan's Mayor the 'Help Us We Are Dying' Shirt

US to FINALLY Begin Withdrawing Staff From Cuba After Acoustic Attacks

The story of the acoustic attacks has not gotten nearly the press attention it deserves, largely because the media can't bear to say anything...

“The Economy Evaporated Pretty Much Overnight”

As most of you know by now, the damage to the US Virgin Islands from Hurricanes Irma and Maria are very severe. The Virgin...

Puerto Rico’s Agriculture Has Been Totally Destroyed by Maria

This is no surprise. When a hurricane comes blowing through, it tends to do huge damage to to crops, even at Cat 1 or...

Puerto Rico Dam is Crumbling, Endangering the Populace

Maria's aftermath continues to be very ugly for America's largest territory. In addition to the problems of supplying the population with food and water...

Puerto Rico In Desperate Straits After Hurricane Maria

All of the countries hit by Hurricanes Irma and Maria are having a bad time. We have seen civil strife and disorder in St....

Rescue Workers Rush to Ruined Dominica

The situation on Dominica has become more evident as the outside world has begun trying to find out what happened to them. The damage...

With Dominica Flattened, St. Croix and Puerto Rico Are Next for Hurricane Maria

Dominica’s leader sent out an emotional plea for help as Hurricane Maria smashed into the Caribbean island and caused “mind-boggling” devastation, but an ominous...

Dominica Was Smashed by Hurricane Maria Last Night

Reports are not really coming in from Dominica yet, as communications are going to be down for awhile on the island after it was...

Not Again! Hurricane Maria Strengthens to Cat 5, Moves in on Leeward Islands

HURRICANE Maria has grown into a Category 5 storm as the eye nears Dominica. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said that air force Reserve...

St. Martin Inhabitants Try to Pick Up the Pieces After Irma

St. Martin was one of the worst-impacted Caribbean countries when Hurricane Irma blew through. The island's residents are now trying to pick up the...

With Tourism Industry Destroyed, Will the Virgin Islands Avoid Bankruptcy?

Many of you have been reading my articles with the US Virgin Islands are familiar with their issues and my concerns with the US...

Hurricane Irma Caribbean Updates – Turks and Caicos, Barbuda, US Virgin Islands

Updates from the Caribbean continue to slowly trickle in as the extent of the devastation becomes more apparent. First, I finally managed to find...

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