Both Caligula And Nero Were Both More Mentally Stable Than The St Maarten Government
Join 1000's of Authors at StreetArticles Today!

Both Caligula And Nero Were Both More Mentally Stable Than the St Maarten Government

I should begin by saying that I have researched both Caligula and Nero, and I believe that they were a lot more sane than the St Maarten Government. St Maarten is a country only 37 square miles, however only 16 of those miles are Dutch. Now the French St Martin side, has their own problems and issues, but being adjacent to Dutch St Maarten can only put them in better standing worldwide.

Dutch St Maarten gained country status on October 10th 2010. There were many celebrations, and Dutch St Maarten had high hopes of improving its status on the world's stage.

What the St Maarten government has done since gaining some autonomy from Holland, was run amock.

The 2014 election campaign should be a spectacular disaster. Evidently Little St Maarten, like any wanton brat needed supervision, and they still do.

Many in the Dutch Sint Maarten government have already been to prison, are under investigation, or about to go to prison.

Our Dear Honorable Prime Minister Sarah Wescot Williams, spends all of her spare time Zumbaing in front of the Government Administration Building. How inappropriate, but she has to stay in shape to keep her 'boy's in line.

Sarah Wescot Williams, might be the Prime Minister, and she might be the most powerful woman in St Maarten, but everything she has earned has been through her wiles and cunning.

She got the least number of votes during the elections, which should have put her out to pasture somewhere, or she might have become a Parliamentarian. Instead, Sarah allowed her 'boys' Theo Heyliger and William Marlin to duke it out, all in the while she was priming her position.

According to many sources Theo Heyliger could not work with William Marlin, because William Marlin was too arrogant to deal with. The truth is, Sarah and Theo always had the Claude Wathey connection. Claude being Theo's grandfather, and Theo being Claude's air apparent. And Sarah was Claude's speech writer, among other things.

It wasn't as much about Williams arrogance, as it was a chance for both Sarah Wescot Williams and Theo Heyliger to continue their money making endeavors off the labor of St Maarteners and any other foreigners they could bring in, use and then deport.

They said that the Marlin-Wescot Williams coalition could not work because of Marlin's arrogance, but I've met Marlin, he might be somewhat aloof, but when it comes to arrogance, I guess those closest to him would know his personality a little bit better.

They used the 'arrogance' smoesje to claim that it was impossible to work with William Marlin, and although William and the National Alliance got the most votes. Patrick Illidge and Frans Richardson who were already at odds with their leader defected, joined The United People's Party Romain Laville, became "The Independents", and started the government without the top vote getters the National Alliance.

There were many who were saying that the United People's Party was a ploy to get the voters who had grown sick of the Democratic Party's hold on St Maarten for over 50 years. So when Theo and Sarah reunited, not many political intellectuals were surprised.

The bottom line is, Theo has always been Sarah's boy, and she loves to show her powerplays to her 'boys', when she can.

When the UP and the DP teamed up, most in St Maarten were utterly sick by the trick that had been pulled on them, there was a lot of disatisfaction.

There was always a strain between Sarah Wescot Williams and Theo Heyliger who she commonly refered to as 'the boy'. Sarah Wescot Williams was tutored by the main Master himself Claude Wathey. When it was obvious that he was ill, and wouldn't make it, the supposed agreement was that Sarah would take the reigns, and control the party until Theo Heyliger was of age.

Well Claude Wathey "The Old Man" died, and Theo Heyliger, barely literate and with the most basic, rudimentary education was put on the election slate to represent his grandfather. To show the Democratic Party's cunning. They used posters and placards with the now deceased Claude Wathey's face, but put the name Theo Heyliger under it, to fool the older voters into believing that a vote for Theo, was a vote for Claude.

Now nobody questioned the fact that Theo Heyliger was nothing like his granddad.

Claude Wathey was known to give out cash and presents during elections. It was no secret. My mother received enough fridges and stoves from Claude Wathey. And as a single mom, with virtually no formal education, she almost looked at "the old man" as a saviour. My mother loved Claude Wathey, and I loathed him.

In St Maarten when you naturally are aversed to a person without a reason they say "my spirit don't take them". Well Claude Wathey was very good to my mother, but whenever she would see him with me, and greet him, and he was always nice to her and gave her what she asked for, even as a child I did not like Claude Wathey.

His eyes were always cold and calculating to me, he reminded me of a villain. I also had a certain fear of him, because even adults seemed to have a healthy fear of him.

My childish instincts were right, Claude Wathey would give you a stove, as his people in the Kadaster and the Notaries were stealing your land. There were many elderly people back then who were illiterate and could not even write their names. They could only mark an 'eks' where they were supposed to sign.

This is how many local St Maarteners lost their land, and millions.

This land worth millions is now in the grasp of the Watheys, the Labegas and the de Weevers.

At least Claude Wathey was known for taking his percentage, his ten% for every business he set up, every house he helped build. He also ran a scam where he would allow people to live on his property for decades, allowing them to believe that they owned the property. When he died, his children simply came in and evicted people who had lived in their property for decades.

Theo Heyliger on the other hand is very different from Claude in that whereas Claude would always give something substatial back to please the voters. Theo Heyliger wants it all. The Dutch Call Theo Mr 10% which is wrong. Theo Heyliger is Mr 100%, and whatever crumbs my drop from his lips, he might allow you to have.

Sarah dropped Theo when she realized that her Title as Prime Minister was just that, a title and she ran back to William Marlin. During Jouvert (it was the Jouvert coup) there was a coffin with pictures of Sarah Wescot Williams on it. Not to mean voodoo, or obeah. It was to symbolize that Sarah had said that she would only align with William Marlin over 'her dead body'.

Sarah soon realized that Marlin was not as bendable as Theo, so the government had to collapse again. Note that the only common denominator in all of these Government Coalitions has been Sarah Wescot Wiliams aka High Empress Zumba.

Now Theo Heyligers "New Party" the United People's party, is old news and faded, but it's not going to be that simple for the St Maarten voter.

Behind the scenes people like Sarah Wescot, William Marlin and Theo Heyliger have been setting up 'offshoots' of their own parties. Which means they are funding new candidates to lead their own party. These new parties are simply the old parties in disguise. They've burned too many bridges, now they need new puppets.

As soon as these new parties get any votes, they will join a coalition with the "mothership" Sarah Wescot Williams. And once again the lady with the least amount of votes will be in power.

And once again, people will shake their heads as St Maarten continues its downward trip to the sewer.


Street Talk

No comments present
You May Also Like
:the Young Dynamic Leadership
In the political outdoors theater of Maharashtra Satej [Bunty] D Patil is as prominent and prestigious as the Kolhapuri Silver enrichments are on the planet market. The political life trip of this youthful extravagant and visionary force of Karveer is blossoming with endowments of Shree Mahalaxmi, capable heading and enduring…
By: satej patil in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 23, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Yemen: Strange Turn Of Events for Iran
At a time when everything is going south for Iran in the Middle East, the Shiite Houthis have jumped on the bandwagon and turned on the mullahs. In spite of years of providing financial aid, sophisticated arms, logistics and dedicating its Quds Force advisors regardless of its own moribund economy,…
By: pejmanamiri in  Politics  >  World Politics   Apr 30, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Restoring American Democracy
Every high school student in the United States is familiar with the fundamental concepts of our democracy as embodied in the Gettysburg Address, the Declaration of Independence, and the United States Constitution. In brief, these documents underscore the proposition that the authority of a legitimate government depends on a free…
By: james siddall in  Politics  >  World Politics   Mar 11, 2016  
0
  Likes: 5

Does Trump Really Pay Income Taxes?
Palos Verdes, CA. Recently, Trump was asked to make his tax returns public. However, he refused because he said that he was under audit. When the audit is complete, he says he will release them. I believe there are two major strategies used on his tax returns that make him…
By: Eugene Vollucci in  Politics   Mar 09, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Advantages Of Federalism
Federalism is a legal and political concept suggesting that law is best made in a twofold relationship: centrally and locally. Operative in many nations around the world under many different guises, federalism is centred on the principle that locality is key to effective governance. It holds that by making laws…
By: Makowski Piotr Dariusz in  Politics  >  World Politics   Feb 29, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Alienation Of Assets
In commercial terms, the world revolves around insolvency. Insolvency is the process whereby one's entire patrimony (i.e. the totality of one's assets) is liquidated in order to satisfy his total debts that have grown beyond his means. Insolvency procedures are problematic in that they mean liquidation of personal assets such…
By: Makowski Piotr Dariusz in  Politics  >  World Politics   Feb 29, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Who is Barack Obama?
Obama is a Democratic senator from Illinois, who is sitting as only the fifth African American Senator in United States history. Couple that with the fact that he is currently the only African American serving in the Senate and you must concede that he is definitely determined. Obama was elected…
By: Makowski Piotr Dariusz in  Politics  >  World Politics   Feb 29, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

The Iran Inaccuracy Of the Obama Presidency
By Amir Basiri U.S. President Barack Obama has come under fire, especially from Capitol Hill, for his misguided nuclear agreement with Iran, which has provided a temporary but critical lifeline to a very dangerous regime. Two ballistic missile launches; rockets fired at ships in the Strait of Hormuz; ten American…
By: Amir Basiri in  Politics  >  World Politics   Feb 28, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Heroes Are Born Not Raised
Michael McDonagh doesn’t see himself as a hero, “Not at all, we just did what we had to do” he says, in reference to the incident in Kilrush in July of 1994. McDonagh, then a uniformed Garda, together with his friend and colleague Michael Ryan of Summerhill in Ennis, showed,…
By: James Murphy in  Politics  >  World Politics   Feb 19, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

The election campaign in the USA. As Hillary Clinton tests the Americans?
It is hard to imagine any other contender for the seat of US President could present her match in this field: Hillary Clinton knows all - in the country and the world. Only the great star of the policy will be able to convince ordinary voters that it is worth…
By: Makowski Piotr Dariusz in  Politics  >  World Politics   Feb 18, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Iran’s Rouhani Europe Visit Was A Fiasco
The highly-boasted visit to Italy and France by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani came to an end after signing what appears to be very lucrative deals worth dozens of billions of dollars with various firms. Iran’s own media outlets, and unfortunately their pro-appeasement counterparts in the West, went the limits to…
By: pejmanamiri in  Politics  >  World Politics   Feb 10, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Who crowns thorny circlet as President of America in 2012? Do you propose next term to Mr. Obama?
The honest honor of new president’s election of America is reaching very closer today. As per the current situation, the economical position of the country has not improved as expected. President Obama has engaged his full efforts to replace the lost glory of the country, but his approach not enough…
By: PV Satyanarayana in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jun 27, 2011  
1
  Likes: 1

Usa Story for Free
July 4th, Independence Day commenced when 13 fractious colonies decided to sunder the greatest empire on earth... challenging every verity of governance in order to raise up a pristine nation where "all men are created equal." From this signal phrase, Godlike in its ringing clarity and unanswerable in its adamantine…
By: Makowski Piotr Dariusz in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jan 21, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Is there A Future for the Gop? Yes, But Only If they Heed These Admonitions Andrecommendations Otherwise the Party's Marginalization Will Continue, I
Steven Spielberg's important new film "Lincoln" has just been released and not a moment too soon. It's based on historian Doris Kearns Goodwin's best-selling book "Team of Rivals:The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln." It's about what it takes to move mountains, manage men, get things done and lead, bending but…
By: Makowski Piotr Dariusz in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jan 21, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

'civus Americanus Sum' On What Must Be Done to Protect Americans Abroad In Theage Of World Revolution, Terror, And Outrage Some Thoughts
Author's program note. Are you a citizen of the United States? Do you wish to travel, live, or work outside the geographical boundaries of the nation? Do you expect to do so in confidence that, at the conclusion of your sojourn, you will return in one piece, safe and sound,…
By: Makowski Piotr Dariusz in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jan 21, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Article Views: 1077    Report this Article