Day: June 1, 2008

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“Tresspassers Shall Be Shat in Dem Bomboclaat!”

Charles Nesson is definitely onto something. In his letter to the Jamaica Observer editor of Saturday May 31, titled “Some things for the prime minister (sic) to do” he certainly outlines a bold initiative regarding the legalization of marijuana in Jamaica. I’d move it beyond Maroon Country though, to the kind of thinking the Dutch …

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Banding Together to Grow Small Businesses

While Usain Bolt was setting a lightning trail on a 100 meter track in New York, Saturday evening and establishing a new mark for the world’s sprinters to reach, a group of Jamaican-Canadian small-business people was going for another achievement – how to network to grow their businesses. It was the second session of the …

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Mark Lee

About Mark Lee

Editor, author and writer with career spanning print, radio, television and new media.

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Ikael Tafari – a man of the Caribbean Reformation

Ikael Tafari addressing an International Rastafari Conference Trade Fair and Expo in 1998 The years between 1968 and 1980 represented a loss of innocence for the anglophone Caribbean. The four most populous territories, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana and Barbados had gained their independence and the others were close by ’68. A redefinition of self …

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Mark Lee

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Editor, author and writer with career spanning print, radio, television and new media.

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