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  • 31 March 2014 at 12 : 43 PM

    Global warming dials up our risks, UN report says

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    Global warming dials up our risks, UN report says

    An aerial view of the damage to an amusement park left in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, in Seaside Heights, N.J. AP Photo: Mike Groll An aerial view of the damage to an amusement park left in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, in Seaside Heights, N.J. AP 59 min ago | By SETH BORENSTEIN of [...]

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  • 20 March 2014 at 17 : 52 PM

    Support for Haiti continues

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    Support for Haiti continues

    WASHINGTON, Mar 20, CMC – The Organization of American States (OAS) and the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) have agreed to continue supporting the Government and people of Haiti in their efforts to establish a “secure and stable environment” for citizens and in the promotion of investment. On Wednesday, OAS Secretary General, José [...]

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  • 20 March 2014 at 16 : 43 PM

    St Lucia minister says “emphatic no” to decriminalisation of marijuana

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    St Lucia minister says “emphatic no” to decriminalisation of marijuana

    National Security Minister Phillip La Corbiniere, speaking on television here, said he remains unconvinced about decriminalizing marijuana, telling viewers if he had a deciding vote, it would be an emphatic no. CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Tuesday March 18, 2014, CMC – National Security Minister Phillip La Corbiniere has hinted that the St. Lucia government would not [...]

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  • 20 March 2014 at 16 : 06 PM

    OPINION: Time for Britain to examine its own history in the slave trade

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    OPINION: Time for Britain to examine its own history in the slave trade

    LONDON, England, Thursday March 20, 2014 – The success of Steve McQueen’s film 12 Years A Slave at the Oscars provides a new opportunity to explore the legacy of enslavement. In his acceptance speech, McQueen stated “I dedicate this award to all the people who have endured slavery and the 21 million people who still [...]

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  • 19 March 2014 at 15 : 55 PM

    Caribbean nationals to benefit from New York Fire Department lawsuit settlement

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    Caribbean nationals to benefit from New York Fire Department lawsuit settlement

    WASHINGTON D.C., United States, Wednesday March 19, 2014, CMC – The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) says it has reached an agreement in principle with the City of New York and intervening plaintiffs to settle an employment discrimination lawsuit involving the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) over its discriminatory hiring practices for Caribbean [...]

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  • 19 March 2014 at 14 : 38 PM

    Muslim leader Abu Bakr to tell his version of failed Trinidad coup

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    Muslim leader Abu Bakr to tell his version of failed Trinidad coup

      PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Monday March 17, 2014, CMC – Leader of the Jamaat-Al-Muslimeen group, Yasin Abu Bakr, says he will soon host an event in a bid to provide Trinidad and Tobago with an explanation as to why his group sought to overthrow the government in 1990. “It doesn’t matter. I owe the people of [...]

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  • 19 March 2014 at 14 : 41 PM

    Jamaican dancehall star Vybz Kartel and three co-accused found guilty of murder

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    Jamaican dancehall star Vybz Kartel and three co-accused found guilty of murder

     KINGSTON, Jamaica, Thursday March 13, 2014,    CMC – Popular Jamaican Dancehall entertainer Vybz Kartel and three co-accused have been found guilty of murder. Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, was charged jointly with fellow entertainer Shawn Campbell, also called Shawn Storm; Kahira Jones; Shane Williams; and André St John for the murder of Clive‘Lizard’ [...]

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  • 19 March 2014 at 14 : 55 PM

    Did Jamaica Imported Europeans to Whiten The Population?

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    Did Jamaica Imported Europeans to Whiten The Population?

      An Atlantic Starr article is claiming that Jamaica  imported Europeans to whiten the population. We have never heard this before but as the article states, they did a poor job if this was the goal. Below is a snippet of the article. After the abolition of slavery in Jamaica (Aug. 1, 1834), many plantation [...]

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