Growing Out: Black Hair and Black Pride in the Swinging Sixties, by Barbara Blake Hannah

If you would like to hear Barbara talk about her book and more, tune in to Radio Jamaica tomorrow (Sunday, September 11) at 1:30 p.m. on Gerry McDaniel’s show “Palav,” where she will be special guest. A young, middle-class Jamaican woman, tired of the limitations of island life, arrives in London, England, to seek her … More Growing Out: Black Hair and Black Pride in the Swinging Sixties, by Barbara Blake Hannah

Penguins

As if the painful sight of pelicans struggling in dark oil slicks is not enough, the Petchary is disturbed to hear of the deaths of hundreds of penguins that have washed up on the beaches of Brazil. As they began their brave migration northward in search of food, the penguins appear to have starved to death … More Penguins