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Al Jazeera America – Off!

Al Jazeera America is no more. The closure of the television news channel this week is sad for those of us into hard news. The timing of the closure is baffling. Here in Jamaica most cable television package includes news channels … Continue reading

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Jamaica’s Other Track & Field Stars – The Media

Last Saturday Jamaica hosted their annual invitational international track and field event at the National Stadium. As usual the performances by the competitors from the host country and international stars were world class. Excellent winners on the night included local … Continue reading

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A Low Point for UK Investigative Journalism

It has been a dark period for the state of UK investigative journalism. The BBC’s flagship news programme “Newsnight” presented a documentary this month that accused a former treasurer of the Conservative Party (Lord McAlpine) of being a child abuser. … Continue reading

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