Bahamas

“We work to maintain paradise, but we can only observe others experiencing it.”

Over on Momentum, Alicia Wallace writes about the painful double standard for residents versus tourists in the Bahamas. As U.S. travelers have insisted on continuing with their vacation plans, they have brought more Covid-19 cases to the islands, exposing essential workers and straining a nation still recuperating from Hurricane Dorian:

The Bahamian dream, we joke, is to get a job at a mega-resort and build a duplex. That the common goals of individuals are…

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Sarah Begley

Director at Medium working with authors and books. Formerly a staff writer and editor at Time.