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· July, 2013

Stories about Jamaica from July, 2013

31 July 2013

Transgender Teen's Murder Raises Spectre of Jamaican Homophobia

The mob murder of a transgender youth has got bloggers discussing the country's homophobic laws and Jamaicans' attitude towards gay people.

Caribbean: E-waste Ethics

20 July 2013

Jamaican Athletics Doping Charges: Guilty or Not?

Athletics fans across the Caribbean were stunned by the news that several Jamaican runners have tested positive for banned substances, including former world record holder Asafa Powell.

9 July 2013

Pulling Back on Police Powers in Jamaica?

Back at the end of May, Jamaica's take on this year's Blog Action Day dealt with the issue of extra judicial killings and police brutality – but now, one of...