That third world mentality starts from the top. The way officials address the public as though we are all a bunch of fools is deplorable. If you want T&T to be considered as first world then treat your people like you expect to be first world and it will come.
We break from Why Is Trinidad Considered A Third World Country? to share philosophy from past times:
Today is: 9th July (GMT), in history on the 9th of July, 1536 AD the following event happened:
French navigator Jacques Cartier returns to Saint-Malo from Canada