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Jamaica, U.S.A.: Political Comparisons

Categories: Caribbean, North America, Jamaica, U.S.A., Education, Elections, Ethnicity & Race, Health, History, Ideas, Migration & Immigration, Politics

As America gears up for the inauguration of President Barack Obama, diaspora blogger Geoffrey Philp [1] is reminded of “the euphoria that many Jamaicans experienced when Michael Manley was elected as Prime Minister in 1972.”