Feet to the Fire – Reflection on an Election

Portia Simpson Miller

The opposition People’s National party was returned to power taking 41 of 63 seats in the House of representatives in Jamaica’s general election Thursday, called by Andrew Holness after just over a month in office to secure his own mandate on inheriting a moribund economy from Bruce Golding. It was a massive defeat after an almost evenly split vote in 2007.

Fall again?

At first sight, despite the summer has come, it is only wording considering political nonsense… Unfortunately, it is only...

Haiti’s Lesson – As Seen by Fidel Castro

Two days after the catastrophic earthquake that devastated the Haitian capital, Cuba’s former president, Dr Fidel Castro, wrote the following observations on the event that has shaken the world and has fast become a circus of “me first”.

Mark Lee

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