January 11, 2019
The plastic ban has inspired us to take a look at the toxic behaviors we find in Jamaica daily. We hope we can push poor practices out of our collective consciousness. Here are a few we’re throwing out this year.   Spanking Every Jamaican has a funny beating story, but if you...
January 03, 2019
Khadija ‘Bunny’ Shaw is awesome! She finished 2018 as The Guardian’s Footballer of the Year, and impressed the sport’s fans globally. The 21 year old baller plays double duty for Jamaica’s national team and the University of Tennessee, where she is in her final...
December 21, 2018
Once upon a time, a little Jamaican girl was daydreaming. She thought of what Christmas would be like if Santa Claus came to Jamaica. Everyone would be happy! No one would have time to be depressed or sad. Primetime would be filled with good news and birthday wishes instead of death announcements....
December 14, 2018
There is an entire generation that has never seen Junkanoo. They do not know the lyrics to “Christmas a come” or the joy of walking Grand Market all night. As we move more into a globalized and connected world, we seem to be losing ourselves. There seems to be a shift to a Christmas...
December 07, 2018
Holiday traditions have now become much more technology focused. Playing video games and binge watching shows on Netflix are replacing board games and Christmas specials on TV. Browsing online stores on Black Friday and at other times is replacing walking around the mall looking for good deals....