Atlantic slave trade

From Price of Memory

The Price of Memory – Rastafari vs the British Monarchy for Slavery Reparations

Before Pan-Africanism and reparations for the horrors of the Trans-Atlantic slave trade, which many social scientists believe remains to haunt the dilapidated socio economic and cultural life of the Caribbean, became fashionable in academic and political circles, it was the Rastafari and a few other outcasts who championed these causes. Now that the Caribbean Community …

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Mark Lee

About Mark Lee

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

Chairman of the CARICOM Reparations Commission, Prof Hilary Beckles

Reparations Campaign Distracts From Challenges Facing the Caribbean

On July 16th Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, Principal of the University of the West Indies (UWI) Cave Hill campus in Barbados, spoke to the House of Commons in his capacity as Chairman of the Caribbean Reparations Commission, making the case “that the Government of Great Britain, and other European states that were the beneficiaries of …

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About Hilbourne A. Watson

Hilbourne Watson is a Barbadian political scientist.

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