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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...

Is Guam Set to Follow Puerto Rico’s Path?

We don't usually hear too much about the US' Pacific territories, Guam, American Samoa, and the Northern Mariana Islands because they are much smaller...

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...

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

“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...

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...

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...

Riots, Looting, Violence Erupt on Sint Maarten as Law and Order Breaks Down

I have been hearing rumors about a breakdown in law and order in Saint Martin/Sint Maarten for days coming from unsourced Twitter accounts and...

Turks and Caicos Islands Smashed by Irma on Her Way to Florida

We don't have a lot of information yet on the situation in the Turks & Caicos (UPDATED, September 10: Now we do, click here...

US Virgin Islands Wasted Hurricane Relief Money in Years Past

Their government is going to have some very hard questions to answer once the initial shock of the hurricane's passing is through: The U.S. Virgin...

Barbuda, St. Martin Totally Destroyed by Irma

It's still early yet, and we don't have a good idea of the extent of the damage in newer hurricane victim countries like the...

US Virgin Islands Governor Mapp Seizes All Guns & Ammo Ahead of Irma

I didn't really intend for today to be "bash the Virgin Islands" day at Sparta Report (or more accurately, bash their idiot governor, Republican...

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