The PM Is Here But The Soup Is Boiling Over, 60 Dead Buses, Nurses On Sick-Out: Tuesday, September 15, 2015


I’m not sure if there’s something in the water (or perhaps it’s the shortage) over the weekend, but the last few days things have gone a little “bonkers,” to coin a lovely English phrase. Or perhaps it was the wild and wonderful thunderstorm that moved quickly over and might have turned some Jamaicans’ heads. Who … More The PM Is Here But The Soup Is Boiling Over, 60 Dead Buses, Nurses On Sick-Out: Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Helping our Youth to Believe…in Themselves


When I arrived at the Jamaica Conference Centre in downtown Kingston, the room was already humming, completely filled with schoolchildren, teachers and assorted officials. I squeezed into a seat right near the door, next to a young woman tapping gently on a Samsung Galaxy Note (I felt a twinge of envy, quickly suppressed). Behind us … More Helping our Youth to Believe…in Themselves