The Caribbean Campaign on Climate Justice Kicks Off

“1.5 to stay alive.” What’s that? By the end of a recent journalists’ training workshop in Kingston, we were all muttering this slogan to ourselves as we left the Liguanea Club. The workshop, sponsored by the Ministry of Water, Land, Environment and Climate Change, the United Nations Development Program and the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, was … More The Caribbean Campaign on Climate Justice Kicks Off

A Penal Gift, Moving Right Along, and Vying for the Cannabis Cup: Wednesday, September 30, 2015

It seems impossible that September is almost over, but there it is. The year is waning, fast. And what a week it’s been so far. Where shall we start? Back to back Prime Ministerial visits: This is an unusual week. British Prime Minister David Cameron arrived in Jamaica yesterday with much fanfare, and departs this afternoon. … More A Penal Gift, Moving Right Along, and Vying for the Cannabis Cup: Wednesday, September 30, 2015