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· November, 2008

Stories about Jamaica from November, 2008

Caribbean: Watching Mumbai

From the other side of the world, Caribbean bloggers monitor the recent terrorist attacks in Mumbai, and react with anxiety and consternation.

Jamaica: Punishable by Death

As a country struggling with spiraling rates of violent crime, Jamaica has voted to re-introduce the death penalty, despite appeals from Amnesty International and Archbishop Desmond Tutu. The atmosphere on...

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Thanksgiving

Jamaica: Austism Speaks

Jamaica: Don't Worry, Be Happy

Jamaica, Barbados, T&T: Bolt is Athlete of the Year

Jamaica: The Real Story

Jamaica: Political Will

Barbados: The Abortion Issue

Jamaica: March for Peace

A recent upsurge in crime over the last few weeks has Jamaicans gravely concerned. Last week's discovery of the body of an eleven (11) year old boy was the latest...

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Poetic Obama

Jamaica: Schoolboy Murdered

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Miami Book Fair

Jamaica: Only in Jamaica

Jamaica: Leadership Roles

Caribbean: Tributes to Makeba

Jamaica: Women in Danger

Jamaica: Criminals in Charge?

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Honeymoon's Over

Jamaica: Farewell to the Dragon – Byron Lee

Despite earlier rumours of his death, Jamaica awoke this morning to the news of the passing of the legendary Byron Lee. Lee, bandleader of the Dragonaires, died at the University...

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