Monthly Archives: February 2022

Athletes at this years Commonwealth Games Will Be Allowed to Protest. Yeah Right.

News has just come out that athletes at this years Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England, will be allowed to publicly protest about social injustice issues. Many will welcome this move by the organisers. But I have my doubts this will … Continue reading

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James “Mtume” Forman (1946 – 2022): More Than Just “Juicy Fruit”

The recent passing of James “Mtume” Forman brings to a close the life one of the most fascinating, significant and underrated musical figures whose body of work spanned 8 decades. Mtume came from a family rich in jazz with uncles … Continue reading

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Holnesses and Conflicts of HEART/NTSA?

Anyone who has followed my observations of Jamaican politics will know that I have been very impressed by the current 2-term member of parliament for the St Andrew East Rural constituency – Juliet Holness. Holness is also the wife of … Continue reading

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Instant Jamaican Coffee Content – 100% Local?

One of my friends was telling of an incident that occurred whilst shopping at one of her local supermarkets in Spanish Town. She assisted 2 visiting Jamaicans who were pondering which of Jamaica’s instant coffee to buy. In the end the … Continue reading

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