Archive for March, 2019

Name That Voice 80

Name That Voice 80

| March 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

Delia invites you to guess the name of the voice you hear in Name That Voice! It could be someone recently in the news, a celebrity, even a cartoon character. The names of everyone who supplied the correct answer will be noted and Delia will periodically select someone to experience something with her…Are you game? […]

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Black Voices in Britain before The Windrush

Black Voices in Britain before The Windrush

| March 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Nu Ikons Production are pleased to announce the latest chapter in their “Voices of Black Folk” series-“Black Voices in Britain Before The Windrush.” Whereas there has been much focus on The Windrush in the past year, and that influx of Afrcian Caribbean people coming into Britain, one might get the impression that this was somehow […]

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OECS Commission Feature – Edwin St. Catherine

OECS Commission Feature – Edwin St. Catherine

| March 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 — The OECS Statistics in Focus recently sat down with one of the region’s statistical stalwarts to reflect on his almost three-decade journey of statistical development in the Caribbean. A native of Saint Lucia, Edwin St. Catherine’s passion and successful advances in the use of technology for data collection would take him […]

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Caribbean: in no one’s backyard

Caribbean: in no one’s backyard

| March 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

P.J. Patterson, the former Prime Minister of Jamaica, recently observed to an attentive audience in Washington, D.C., the Capital of the United States, that: “We of the Caribbean should never allow our strategy to be dictated or determined by anyone else”, adding that “we live in no one’s backyard”. Those words resound with a compelling freshness […]

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Name That Voice 79

Name That Voice 79

| March 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Delia invites you to guess the name of the voice you hear in Name That Voice! It could be someone recently in the news, a celebrity, even a cartoon character. The names of everyone who supplied the correct answer will be noted and Delia will periodically select someone to experience something with her…Are you game? […]

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Prince of Wales in Saint Lucia

Prince of Wales in Saint Lucia

| March 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

VIEUX FORT, Saint Lucia (March 21, 2019) – The management and staff of Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa and Serenity at Coconut Bay staged the reception for His Royal Highness, Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales on March 17, 2019 on the occasion of the royal visit to Saint Lucia celebrating the country’s 40th […]

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Duke’s Caribbean

Duke’s Caribbean

| March 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

In Washington, DC. I attended the Colour of Music Festival Orchestral & Chamber debut which featured the students of the Duke Ellington School of the Arts. The concert was held to honor the school’s co-founder Peggy Cooper Cafritz. Of course, I had to look at the extent that Duke Ellington mentioned the Caribbean as he […]

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EU blacklist: Cooperation or Coercion?

EU blacklist: Cooperation or Coercion?

| March 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

On 12 March, the Council of the 28-nations European Union (EU) placed 15 small territories on a list of what it calls ‘non-cooperative jurisdictions”.  What the EC considers these territories to be “non-cooperative” about reveals the raw exercise of power by the strong over the weak.  In this case, the firm intention of the EU is […]

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Name That Voice 78

Name That Voice 78

| March 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

Delia invites you to guess the name of the voice you hear in Name That Voice! It could be someone recently in the news, a celebrity, even a cartoon character. The names of everyone who supplied the correct answer will be noted and Delia will periodically select someone to experience something with her…Are you game? […]

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‘Abandoned’ at Waterstones

‘Abandoned’ at Waterstones

| March 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Everyone…My daughter Kandy did this. Alone. Just as she was abandoned pregnant, she wrote this book on her own. I’ve said before that it brought tears to my eyes, I bawled, I still feel pain when I see the book, but I also feel pride. Abandoned Pregnant made me recognize too, that I was like […]

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