Stories about Caribbean from July, 2017
Should Dr. Lowe try to launch the drug himself if he can raise the funding? And what of the Jamaican government's role in taking the lead regarding ganja?
Pepito is known for its sharp critique of the government and of elected officials in both the governments of Puerto Rico and of the United States.
Jamaica's First Woman Prime Minister Retires Amidst Praise, Criticism — and a Contentious Battle to Succeed Her
"Portia Simpson came to representational politics at the parliamentary level in 1976 when political tribalism and its ugly pickney, political violence, were on the upswing."
"Overbroad content offences are always illegitimate, but are particularly dangerous online, where many people are still in the process of discovering their voice."
The 36-year-old, whose "star was on the rise", collapsed after performing at a Carnival band launch and was rushed to hospital, where he could not be revived.
"The only ones benefiting from keeping marijuana illegal are the drug gangs and they will be forced out of business by legitimate dealers..."
Juice Media's 'Honest Government Adverts' pose a simple question: Are you ready for this much honesty?
"I feel like this discussion sparked by Ishawna's comment will morph into what aspects of culture/history we should/shouldn't celebrate."
"@AudleyShaw not a good recommendation for your Ministerial position if you cannot manage the economics of a phone."
"Sometimes it takes an outsider to remind us that we have more in common than we think."
"An education system that rewards a few at the expense of the rest. . . is not about education at all; it's about divide and conquer."