Let’s Stand For Government Accountability, Tomorrow: Monday, December 1, Emancipation Park Statue

Tomorrow (Monday, December 1) we will be back! STAND in greater numbers from 4 to 5:30 pm at the statue, Emancipation Park, New Kingston. A “groundation/reasoning” will take place thereafter, ending at 7:00 pm.  Message from the organizers, Jamaica Civil Society Coalition: We must SHOW UP. We go until 7:00pm on Monday. We’ll have a wonderful … More Let’s Stand For Government Accountability, Tomorrow: Monday, December 1, Emancipation Park Statue

The Mic Grab, A Beach Victory and Trafigura Resurrected: Sunday, November 30, 2014

I am trying to stick to the same days of the week to post my news updates. It’s not working too well, so much is intervening. It’s a busy time of year, you know. However, you can expect two posts per week, no matter what. The past week has been rather intense, in terms of … More The Mic Grab, A Beach Victory and Trafigura Resurrected: Sunday, November 30, 2014

Who Is The “Articulate Minority”?

Here is an article by young Belizean journalist Kalilah Enriquez, who is currently working on Jamaican radio. She’s also a writer and a poet. You can find her blog at http://kalilahenriquez.blogspot.com. What on earth are we talking about? Well, as the ongoing controversy continues over the use of National Housing Trust funds (to which Jamaicans contribute … More Who Is The “Articulate Minority”?