Archive for June, 2017

These Ja Women’s  Stories Though Painful Offer Hope

These Ja Women’s Stories Though Painful Offer Hope

| June 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

“My daughter motivates me to push forward, to try to end sexual abuse in Jamaica. I will break the cycle of abuse.”                           These are the words of a Jamaican woman who decided to share her story of sexual abuse in this film […]

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Relearning My Relationship To Food Through Fasting

Relearning My Relationship To Food Through Fasting

| June 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

The remarkable shift of awareness and presence that comes when food is not central to your daily routine. Once a year, I make a commitment to hanblechia, a Lakota ceremony, that helps me go out on the mountain for three or four days to fast and pray. During this time, it’s hard not to think […]

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McQueen Transformed Rug Into a Coat for Spring 2018

McQueen Transformed Rug Into a Coat for Spring 2018

| June 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Alexander McQueen, led under the direction of Sarah Burton since McQueen’s passing, has always pushed the envelope for women’s fashion. And now, the brand is ready to align its menswear collection on that same creative front. Over the weekend, the fashion house debuted a menswear show at Paris Men’s Fashion Week for the first time. […]

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Good Things Happen When A Community Comes Together

Good Things Happen When A Community Comes Together

| June 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

  Teachers and Students at Bethel High School in St Vincent and the Grenada came together in a very unique way. The most remarkable part of this is that positive change was embrace by all. Once known for fights and violence, teachers and students at Bethel High School – have been making efforts to turn around […]

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Lucian-Born Chris Boucher Signs With G.S. Warriors

Lucian-Born Chris Boucher Signs With G.S. Warriors

| June 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chris Boucher was signed as a free agent by the Golden State Warriors following the 2017 NBA Draft. The move came minutes after the draft from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn concluded. Details from the league indicate Boucher signed a two-way NBA contract. It’s the first time since 1971 that the Oregon Ducks had five […]

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Young Bahamian Pilot Shares His Passion For Flying

Young Bahamian Pilot Shares His Passion For Flying

| June 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

  Ignatius Kemp is a young Bahamian pilot who is finally fulfilling his dream of flying. In this interview Kemp shares his story and the challenges that he faced along the way. From being discouraged to having the full support of his parents and flight instructor, Kemp journey as a pilot is an inspiration for […]

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CARICOM: Pride turned to Gloom

CARICOM: Pride turned to Gloom

| June 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Three weeks ago, I and many other committed Caribbean integrationists, declared that the unity displayed by CARICOM countries at the Organization of American States (OAS) on May 31 “was a moment for unbridled pride”.  What happened on Monday June 20, just days later, shattered that sense of pride as CARICOM countries not only reversed their […]

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Just Caribbean Breakfast in Lakes a big hit with Asian Visitors

Just Caribbean Breakfast in Lakes a big hit with Asian Visitors

| June 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Archway Guesthouse, the only Caribbean B&B in the Lake District UK continues to be a big hit in that part of the world and has now won a number of Trip Advisor Awards and has now added a Gold Award for 2017 by Hotels.com for exceptional standards and service. The couple Denis & Anita St. […]

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Dr. Dre donates $10m for Compton H.S performing arts center

Dr. Dre donates $10m for Compton H.S performing arts center

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Dr. Dre has pledged to donate $10 million to help build a performing arts complex at the new Compton High School, the Compton Unified School District. “My goal is to provide kids with the kind of tools and learning they deserve,” Dre said in a statement. “The performing arts center will be a place for young people […]

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Trinidadian chef endorses Caribbean Food Conference

Trinidadian chef endorses Caribbean Food Conference

| June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Trinidadian Sabrina Zeif a talented and vibrant cook whose colourful international background strongly influences her original style of cooking, endorses the Caribbean Food and Drink Conference on 18th August 2017 at Lambeth College south London. Born in Trinidad, Sabrina’s Caribbean roots sparked her love for flavourful international food. Trinidadian heritage is mixed, embracinga fiery fusion […]

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