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  • Sir Shridath Ramphal appeals for democracy in Guyana

    Sir Shridath Ramphal appeals for democracy in Guyana

    STATEMENT BY SIR SHRIDATH RAMPHAL ON THE JUDGEMENT OF THE CCJ AND THE IMPORTANCE FOR DEMOCRACY TO PREVAIL IN GUYANA Guyana’s highest Court has spoken on the March elections, and the air of all of CARICOM is purer for the CCJ’s Judgement.  The rule of law has prevailed, and a darkening cloud has been dissipated […]

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    | July 13, 2020 | 0 Comments
  • Are You Stuck? By Amanda Alexander

    Are You Stuck? By Amanda Alexander

    Today’s Word with Amanda Are you in a career, relationship or situation that once brought fulfilment, but now brings daily misery? Do you feel that you’ve outgrown your environment and not sure which way to turn? Have you seen in your heart what you should be doing with your life, but circumstances are preventing you […]

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    | July 13, 2020 | 0 Comments
  • A vision of the road to VI independence

    A vision of the road to VI independence

    The road to Virgin Islands independence is a long and winding road that starts with public discussion, and debate, leading to a referendum, where two thirds of a territory’s citizens vote for independence. But even before any type of independence, that there will be a move towards greater autonomy by Overseas Territories, and the consolidation […]

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    | July 11, 2020 | 0 Comments
  • Consent is very clear when given. Be Alert!

    Consent is very clear when given. Be Alert!

    In mid June a swarm of brave women individually took over Twitter with unfortunate stories of their sexual assault cases. Mostly from famous and well-known people. Sexual assault is an act in which a person intentionally sexually touches another person without that person’s consent or coerces or physically forces a person to engage in a […]

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    | July 11, 2020 | 0 Comments
  • ‘Whispering Death’ blasts racism against Blacks

    ‘Whispering Death’ blasts racism against Blacks

    Affectionately known in the cricketing world as ‘Whispering Death’ Michael Holding, regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers of all time delivered an impassioned statement about racism and how unproductive and unfair the practice is to the victims. He appeals for it to be ended in the interest of world peace and equality through […]

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    | July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments
  • CARICOM development model after COVID-19

    CARICOM development model after COVID-19

    RE-THINKING CARICOM DEVELOPMENT MODEL AFTER COVID-19 Governments around the world, including in Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries, have emerged as the principal players in the health and economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The private sector, for the most part, has taken a back seat with many companies turning inwards and concentrating on safeguarding their own […]

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    | July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments
  • Are Economic and Racial inequalities really myths?

    Are Economic and Racial inequalities really myths?

    Dr Thomas Sowell discusses economic inequality, racial inequality, and espouses what he calls the myths that have continued to falsely describe the system of poverty among different racial and economic classes. He attempts to explain the economic theories behind these so-called pervasive myths and proposes fact-based solutions for seemingly intractable situations.

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    | July 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

Featured Videos

Featured Videos
  • Mikey – Getting it Good “2020 Soca” (Barbados)
    Mikey – Getting it Good “2020 Soca” (Barbados)

    Written by James ‘Jamesy P’ Morgan Produced by Kevin ‘Shadee’ Sardine (Kode786 Productions) Mixed and Mastered by Parry Jack (Jack Spaniard Productions) Background Vocals by Anderson Armstrong and Michael Mercer Vocals Recorded by Reddhead Studios Vocal Production by Vocaldini Lyric Video by Danny Reid for Oak Buy / Stream URL: https://riddimstream.it/gettingitgood

  • Yolo Riddim – Various Artists (Frankie Music Production)
    Yolo Riddim – Various Artists (Frankie Music Production)

    Frankie Music has released their first dancehall Rhythm juggling since the start of the year. The project, entitled the YOLO RIDDIM premiers Friday Jun 26, 2020 and features the likes of Dancehall Star Beenie Man, Demarco, Singer J, Teejay, Qraig, Hydal, Christopher Martin, Krysie, Yaksta and Shawn Antoine. Head honcho of the label, Comar “Frankie […]

  • Buju Banton – Blessed (Lyric Video)
    Buju Banton – Blessed (Lyric Video)

    BUY / STREAM URL: https://smarturl.it/BujuBlessed “Blessed” is a powerful, urgent and passionate song which will resonate in the hearts and minds of many as a reminder of hope. “We must find the light, even in these dark times” says Buju Banton. It follows another album track, “Memories,” an instant Buju Banton classic that features the incomparable […]


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Resources to Support Hospitality Reopening Plans

Resources to Support Hospitality Reopening Plans

| July 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

Resources to Support Implementation of your Reopening Plans The Caribbean Tourism COVID-19 Task Force has launched health and safety guidelines for companies and destinations to guide the reopening of the tourism industry in the region to help safeguard the health of travelers and employees. The guidelines – inclusive of detailed checklists to facilitate your implementation – address […]

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Cricketers take the knee for Black Lives Matter

Cricketers take the knee for Black Lives Matter

| July 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

The highly-anticipated return of international cricket after nearly four months due to the global COVID-19 pandemic began with both England and West Indies players taking the knee in support of the Black Lives Matter campaign. England v West Indies: first Test, day one – live on SKY!

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Statement on the Reopening of Grenada’s Borders

Statement on the Reopening of Grenada’s Borders

| July 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

St. George’s: July 7, 2020: The Government of Grenada is cognizant of the many Grenadian nationals abroad wishing to return to Grenada; as well as others who are eager to visit our shores. As the pandemic has worsened in major source markets, such as the United States, the Government has put in place additional safety […]

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Romany Malco gives interesting take on white supremacy

Romany Malco gives interesting take on white supremacy

| July 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

In this episode of “Advice From a Jackass” Romany Malco explains how white supremacists infiltrate law enforcement and our judiciary, and what we can do about it. To understand the presence of white supremacists in the police force you must trace all the way back to the civil rights movement. To be even more accurate, […]

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Advice on staying safe in barbershops and hair salons

Advice on staying safe in barbershops and hair salons

| July 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

Essential advice on staying safe in barbershops and hair salons On Saturday 4th July hairdressers and barbers reopened their doors across England, fifteen weeks since they closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The announcement by the Prime Minister has been welcomed by many who are looking forward to their first haircut in nearly four months. […]

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The immorality of denying anyone medical support

The immorality of denying anyone medical support

| July 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

The provision of health care in support of the weakest in society ought to be beyond politics. David Jessop believes it is reprehensible that US politicians and US Administration are attempting to curtail Cuban medical support for the Caribbean and in many other countries around the world.  Last month a bill introduced into the US […]

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Saint Lucia on UK “Travel Corridor” List

Saint Lucia on UK “Travel Corridor” List

| July 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

Saint Lucia on UK “Travel Corridor” List for Quarantine Exemption  There’s good news for travellers from Saint Lucia to the United Kingdom as our island is among the “Travel Corridor” List released by the UK Government, meaning visitors from Saint Lucia do not have to self-isolate on arrival in UK. Prime Minister Hon. Allen Chastanet […]

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Pupils back in the classroom: One month on

Pupils back in the classroom: One month on

| July 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

From 1 June, primary schools and early years settings across England opened their doors to pupils in nursery, reception, year 1 and year 6 children classes with a raft of safety measures to reduce the risk of coronavirus transmission and to reinstate learning in an environment that is best for their development. Learning Support Officer […]

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Who Am I? By Amanda Alexander

Who Am I? By Amanda Alexander

| July 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

Today’s Word with Amanda I’m issuing a challenge to you today and that’s to ask yourself  ‘Who am I? Aside from your academic qualifications or lack of them, your employment, parental, financial status or labels received from other people, I’d love you to step outside all of the above mentioned areas and ask yourself again […]

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Amuseum Naturalis Announces July 7th Reopening

Amuseum Naturalis Announces July 7th Reopening

| July 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

July 6, 2020—French Quarter, St. Martin—After closing for lockdown, St. Martin’s free nature and heritage museum Amuseum Naturalis will be reopening in “park mode” for the public to enjoy safely! Starting Tuesday, July 7th, guests are invited to make self-guided visits during daylight hours to the outdoor areas, including the open-air Amuseum exhibit hall, and […]

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Grenada – UK travel Corridor COVID-19

Grenada – UK travel Corridor COVID-19

| July 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

Dear Grenadian Nationals and Friends, I’m pleased to share that Grenada has made the list of countries on the UK’s Travel Corridor. This means that Grenada is considered “safe” and in the “Green” zone. Passengers arriving in the UK from Grenada, after July 10th, will not be required to self- isolate for 14 days. While […]

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St Lucia announces updated travel protocols

St Lucia announces updated travel protocols

| July 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

SAINT LUCIA ANNOUNCES UPDATED TRAVEL PROTOCOLS BEGINNING JULY 9  New Protocols Include Mandatory COVID-19 Pre-Test within 7 Days of Travel, Exemptions for Visitors Traveling from Designated ‘Travel Bubble’ and Pre-Arrival Online Registration  Following a reassessment of travel protocols based on market conditions, The Government of Saint Lucia will introduce several new and updated protocols for arrivals […]

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The Pandemic Economy

The Pandemic Economy

| July 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Covid 19 will determine the length of recession, the trajectory of recession, and the type of economic recovery the world experiences, not any type of stimulus. Stimulus in the midst of a global pandemic is a band aid. Stimulus will generate economic recovery only after the departure of the virus from the globe. The Covid […]

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Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything

Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything

| July 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Malcolm X once said, ‘Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything, if you are a man you take it.’ El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz, الحاجّ مالك الشباز , Malcolm Little, Malcolm X, all represent a part of Malcolm from his birth on May 19, 1925 until his assassination on February 21, 1965. Born Malcolm Little, […]

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An Apology Cannot Substitute for Reparations

An Apology Cannot Substitute for Reparations

| July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

It is no secret the wealth amassed by the many social and financial institutions of Britain and the United States. Hundreds of millions of sterling and dollars have been raised on the backs of former slaves that have since used to enrich many families across both territories, many of whom own highly profitable businesses today. […]

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CARICOM Day Video Premiere

CARICOM Day Video Premiere

| July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Dear Nationals and Friends Greetings.  Unfortunately, we cannot have the customary CARICOM Day in-person activities this year, but we will still commemorate the day.  Please see flyer below.  This link is for the CARICOM Channel    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCF1zJsyEdI9aAK85mZ9-BPA/featured?view_as=subscriber One CARICOM Stay safe

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Biblical truth about Africa’s prominence

Biblical truth about Africa’s prominence

| July 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

According to the United Nations, there are 54 countries in Africa today. This continent is regarded as the continent of life and an abundance of wealth but western media have dedicated years and endless resources to discredit the continent by showing the ills and struggles rather than the achievements and successes. This white woman has taken the […]

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Commonwealth Cook Off launches today

Commonwealth Cook Off launches today

| July 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Commonwealth Cook Off launches today July 1st, kicking off a month-long campaign to cook and share homemade culinary creations and raise funds for our girls across the Commonwealth. All you need to do is: Register using the button below and make your donation Look out for the confirmation from cookoff@cgefund.org telling you what to do next Cook […]

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