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Food conference takes aim at Africa

Food conference takes aim at Africa

| June 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Caribbean Food and Drink Conference Theme: African and Caribbean Food and Beverage – Going Global London-based company, CaribDirect Multi-Media has joined forces with Nigerian business consultancy, Compass Global, for the delivery of the second international Caribbean Food and Drink Conference 2018 under the theme African Caribbean Food and Beverage – Going Global. The aim of […]

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Exceptionalism and failure: Caribbean lessons from Britain

Exceptionalism and failure: Caribbean lessons from Britain

| December 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Brexit chickens are coming home to roost in a troubled British economy, however much British government ministers and other English nationalistic hopefuls are trying to suggest otherwise. It was a colossal mistake to hold the referendum.  In the words of former Conservative Party Prime Minister, David Cameron, it “unleashed the demons”.   The decision of […]

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IMF: Light up its darker crannies

IMF: Light up its darker crannies

| August 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

The International Monetary Fund (IMF), which has tormented small Caribbean economies for five decades with austerity measures and fierce conditionalities, has been exposed as adopting utterly different standards towards Europe, especially the countries of the European Currency Union.   That is except for Greece which, throughout its economic crisis, the IMF treated like a third-world country. […]

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Video: Black British Comedian asks racists “Is this really your country?”

Video: Black British Comedian asks racists “Is this really your country?”

| June 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

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Singer Jamelia details racist abuse from alleged British police officer

Singer Jamelia details racist abuse from alleged British police officer

| June 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Monday morning British popstar Jamelia shared a shocking account of racism at the hands of a police officer while taking her young children to school. The shocking post, has at the time of writing received over 1,050 shares on Facebook, with many expressing their disgust at the incident. Incidents of racial abuse are said […]

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