Is This Caribbean Idyll the Worst Place in the World to be a Woman?
Jennifer Yang, Staff Reporter, Toronto Star
Every now and then you have to cuff them down/ They love you long and they love you strong/ Black up they eye, bruise up they knee/ Then they will love you eternally
— lyrics from a classic Calypso song
KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES—Hungary, China, Namibia, Colombia, Mexico. These are among the top 10 countries from which refugee claims to Canada are made.
But one of the world’s tiniest nations has started appearing on the list, a place many Canadians couldn’t find on a map: St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Read morePrint This Post Email this Post