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- n. Plural form of Guadeloupian.
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Paris finally decided to send the Minister of the Overseas Territories, Yves Jégo, a measure that has been interpreted by the Guadeloupians as an illustration of France's haughty disdain towards for the island.
In terms of education, it is outrageous that to attend university, Guadeloupians are still obliged to go to France.
It has issued a platform of almost 150 demands, including for higher wages and improved social benefits; lower taxes and prices on necessities and transportation; construction of social housing, environmental decontamination; job training and priority hiring for Guadeloupians; an end to lay-offs; workers 'participation in management; trade union rights including collective agreements and occupational health and safety protection; creation of public services in strategic sectors; land reform and agricultural development; and the development of media and other facilities in the local language and culture.
I remain open to dialogue, but today the government has chosen repression and the Guadeloupians are going to resist. "