Building Nations on Small Islands

It is not in our best interest to continue to ignore the question How can we build a nation on this small island? nurturing visions coloured by the assimilation of British political tradition and culture. Westminster has never been an answer.

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The value of a superstar : The case of Usain Bolt, Bob Marley and Brand Jamaica

On Wednesday August 23 2017 starting at 6pm. Di Institute for Social Leadership will host a reasoning titled " The value of a superstar; the case of Usain Bolt, Bob Marley and Brand Jamaica". This reasoning is sparked by conversations and research about Usain Bolt's net worth as he retires from track and field and… Continue reading The value of a superstar : The case of Usain Bolt, Bob Marley and Brand Jamaica

What toys did Audre Lorde Play with?

Dr.Gloria Joseph (Audre Lorde’s partner before she passed) opened her presentation on the “Wind is Spirit: The Life, Love and Legacy of Audre Lorde” to a group of women at the 4th Annual Caribbean Women and Sexual Diversity Conference in St.Croix, by noting that Audre Lorde told her was that one of the things she… Continue reading What toys did Audre Lorde Play with?

Prosperity under IMF policy in Jamaica (part 1) devaluation of the Jamaican dollar 2014- to present

The finance minister is going to start a working group to investigate the devaluation of the dollar. Why not just ask Mr.Brian Wynter or di IMF we father. afifa aza 2016 "BANK of Jamaica Governor Brian Wynter says the Jamaican dollar is no longer overvalued and is now less susceptible to unpredictable slippage, following recommendations… Continue reading Prosperity under IMF policy in Jamaica (part 1) devaluation of the Jamaican dollar 2014- to present

What is life like on the Gaza strip?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=THooxnrgS4s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ah8lhmKEUQ The territory is 41 kilometers (25 mi) long, and from 6 to 12 kilometers (3.7 to 7.5 mi) wide, with a total area of 365 square kilometers (141 sq mi).[15][16] With around 1.85 million Palestinians[3] on some 362 square kilometers, Gaza ranks as the 3rd most densely populated polity in the world.[17][18] An extensive Israeli buffer zone… Continue reading What is life like on the Gaza strip?

The “Whipping Post” is a cultural Site

we shopped drank and danced on your blood. The Historic Center (US) or Centre (UK; Portuguese: Centro Historico) of Salvador de Bahia in Brazil,[1] also known as the Pelourinho (Portuguese for "Pillory") or Pelo, is a historic neighborhood in western Salvador, Bahia. It was the city's center during the Portuguese colonial period and was named… Continue reading The “Whipping Post” is a cultural Site