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Georgia Popplewell

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Globalist, Trinidad and Tobago/Caribbean citizen, lover of books, bicycles, film, photography, jazz, travel, architecture, and justice for all.

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Latest posts by Georgia Popplewell

14 February 2014

Trinidad and Tobago: The Soca Kings Play Songs of Anti-Love

The Bridge

Pity Valentine's Day for falling during Trinidad and Tobago's Carnival season, when infectious soca rhythms render human beings powerless against the forces of bad behaviour.

20 December 2013

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Video Appeal: What You Don't Know About The Places We're From

For our 2013 end-of-year campaign we asked members of the Global Voices family to fill you in on what their countries are really about.

27 October 2013

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The Codefather

The Bridge

The world's first Internet search engine has Caribbean roots.

9 October 2013

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Join Us On “The Bridge”

The Bridge

Global Voices gets personal with "The Bridge", our new original writing section launching October 10.

4 September 2013

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Crowdsourcing Jamaican Patois

Global Voices talks with Varun Baker, the creator of the website Patwa.org, the first online audio dictionary for Jamaican's national language.

10 June 2013

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Caribbean Flu Scare was Accidentally Made in China

A 'suspected' case of bird flu in Trinidad and Tobago that happened to coincide with an official visit by the Chinese President, opens a Pandora's box of misreporting from China...

15 March 2013

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Global Voices Podcast Special: Habemus Podcast!

With two African cardinals considered at one point to be potential successors to Pope Benedict XVI, we spoke with Steve Sharra and Abdoulaye Bah from our Africa team about the...

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