The Bahamas - Level 4: Do Not Travel
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The Bahamas is a country within the Lucayan Archipelago of the West Indies in the Atlantic Ocean. The archipelagic state consists of more than 700 islands, cays, and islets in the Atlantic Ocean, and is located north of Cuba and northwest of the island of Hispaniola (split between Haiti and the Dominican Republic) and the Turks and Caicos Islands, southeast of the American state of Florida, and east of the Florida Keys.
Dr. Perry's research interests currently focus on issues of belonging, identity, and citizenship among second generation Haitians in the Bahamas. In particular, she examines how second-generation ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 21 Aug 2021 00:46:00 GMT
Historian Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz: Indigenous Peoples? Day Shared with Columbus Day Is a ?Contradiction?
This follows a growing movement to debunk the myth of Christopher Columbus as beneficent discoverer and replace it with recognition that the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the Bahamas ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 11 Oct 2021 07:33:00 GMT
Opposition unseats prime minister in Bahamas elections
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) ? A new prime minister will soon lead the Bahamas as the archipelago struggles with a spike in COVID-19 cases, a crumbling economy and the devastation of Hurricane Dorian.
Publ.Date : Fri, 17 Sep 2021 08:28:00 GMT
UK to lift travel advice for 51 countries and territories
The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) will lift its advice for the Bahamas, Cameroon ... Asked if he was referring to English schools? half-term holidays around October ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 10 Oct 2021 18:23:00 GMT
Columbus Day is now Indigenous People?s Day. Here?s how that happened.
Columbus Day falls on the second Monday of October, commemorating the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the Americas in 1492, when he landed in the Bahamas on Oct. 12. Until this year ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Oct 2021 09:54:00 GMT
Students in some countries return to schools shuttered for 18 months straight
Some are open with reduced in-person class time, such as in the Bahamas and Ecuador ... For Rumena Afroza ? a high school English teacher at a small, rural school in central Bangladesh, one ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 13 Sep 2021 08:03:00 GMT
Black couple?s daring escape from slavery marked in London
A Black couple who escaped slavery in the U.S. state of Georgia and fled to Britain to campaign for abolition have been honored with a historic plaque on their home in London.
Publ.Date : Tue, 05 Oct 2021 03:38:00 GMT
Diving to the Top: The 34-year-old Man Who Has Broken Almost Every Freediving Record in the World
After an unimaginable loss, Alexey Molchanov found escape within the ocean?s depths. His story is a lesson in how to turn risk-taking into recovery-making ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Oct 2021 02:27:35 GMT
Australian swimmer crosses English Channel 44th time
McCardel also holds the record of longest unassisted ocean swim, a 77 miles trek from South Eleuthera Island to Nassau in the Bahamas, while in 2015 she conquered a non-stop triple crossing of the ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Oct 2021 07:41:00 GMT
Corcoran Announces Entry Into Bahamas
NEW YORK, Oct. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Corcoran Group, LLC today announced the continuation of its global expansion by welcoming its third Caribbean affiliate and entrance into the Bahamas with ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 06 Oct 2021 07:03:00 GMT
Doctors in Bahamas express concern over political campaigning ahead of poll
NASSAU, Bahamas (CMC) ? The Medical Association of The Bahamas (MAB) has expressed ?grave concern? that various political activities leading up to the September 16 general election could ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 06 Sep 2021 11:41:00 GMT