“A Formidable Team”: The CARICOM Review Commission Holds Its First Meeting

Since the “Brexit” referendum, there have been mutterings in social media about whether Jamaica should leave the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) – especially in light of the recent concerns over the treatment of Jamaican travelers at some Caribbean airports. How about a “CARICOMexit,” they ask? Well, be that as it may, plans for a Commission to … More “A Formidable Team”: The CARICOM Review Commission Holds Its First Meeting

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On Wednesday morning, just as the rush hour traffic was building up about five minutes away from our house, two dead bodies were found on a scruffy open lot – one of those that is fenced, but does not really keep people out. One man was lying on his back, the other face down with … More Dark

Rights and Wrongs

It has been quite a while.  Due to internet challenges (as yet hardly resolved) and other painful circumstances, the Petchary has been absent. But so many things to write about… The topics are lining up in my head, but one at a time.  One that naturally rises to the top of the list is that … More Rights and Wrongs