“Marks for” are very high indeed, for the splendid sulphur springs which are every tourist’s preferred destination, and for the arbitrary, haphazardous and chanceful fact that Derek Walcott, Nobel Prize for Literature laureate in 1992, grew up in St Lucia.
Marks against: None that I can think of; it doesn't even get a listing by Human Rights Watch, and Amnesty International only mentions it in passing, and that as one of the countries that had absolutely no one on death row - the kinds of listing, or absence of listing, that every civilised country should aspire to. Maybe having such a very different type of flag is also significant!
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