Rastafarian priest Ras Moya looks on in
11 Feb 2015

U.S. created drug policies don’t work in our region: Marihuana legalization in the Caribbean

Traditionally, many island states have been trying to make ends meet ends meet in the sugar and banana industries and have been desperately trying to diversify their economies.  The already existent

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02 Oct 2014

Scratching the Surface || Sombra Di Koló

Sombra di Koló is the result of the two-year journey, anthropologist Angela Roe took to discover the meaning of race and skin color in Curaçao.   “Colonialism has taught us

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Activists And Community Members Demonstrate Against Police Killings
28 Aug 2014

Are We On The Brink of a Global Civil Rights Movement? #Ferguson #MichaelBrown

Are We On The Brink of a Global Civil Rights Movement? Ferguson is also an example of what is taking place in other nations across the planet. “Ferguson is a

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A woman holds a portrait of Helmin Wiels as she takes part in a protest event on May 11, 2013, in Rotterdam, in honor of the late popular leader of Curacao's largest political party who was shot dead on May 5. Approximately 300 people took part in the gathering. Gunmen on May 5 fired at least six shots at Helmin Wiels, 54, as he was having an afternoon drink with friends at a beach about three kilometres (1.6 miles) southeast of Willemstad. Wiels was the leader of Curacao's largest political party, Pueblo Soberano and was an outspoken supporter of full independence for Curacao, an autonomous island which still partly falls under control of the Netherlands. AFP PHOTO / ANP / JERRY LAMPEN ***Netherlands out*** (Photo credit should read JERRY LAMPEN/AFP/Getty Images)
18 Aug 2014

Mindless Zombies Open Doors for Corruption

There is this notion in Curaçao where we believe that we live on a corrupt-free island  paradise. Don’t get me wrong, we know that corruption exists, but we choose to

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07 Jun 2014

Elizabeth Francisco | Caribbean Lace

CURACAO♥FASHION Tell us a little about the Caribbean Lace blog. Caribbean Lace is a platform that keeps up with all the current fashion trends in the Caribbean, Latin America and

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