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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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Giants of the Caribbean: International story the Caribbean media missed last week

Caribbean media has understandably been covering the FIFA scandal in detail as some of the major players are from those shores. Yet there is a story that has gripped Ireland which has had little to nil coverage in the Caribbean. … Continue reading

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Mailing it to Sturgeon

The Daily Mail for some time now have been relentless  in their negative coverage of Nicola Sturgeon head of the Scottish National Party (SNP). No real surprise there. So when Sturgeon gave an impressive performance at Thursday’s leadership debate you knew Paul … 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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