September 21, 2020
Jamaica is not on lockdown, but we might as well be. Daily curfew starts at 7:00 pm, gatherings are limited to 15, visits to family and friends are prohibited, socialising after Church is forbidden, and if you are over seventy, you’d better stay home! … Stay home and do what though,...
August 28, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is unlike anything most of us have seen in our life. With this unprecedented event has come unmitigated stress. This threat to our health and safety means we must do all we can to reduce our stress levels so our immune systems can keep us well. Here are five tips to help...
August 14, 2020
Senator Kamala Harris made history this month when Joe Biden chose her as his running mate. Daughter of a Jamaican father, the economist & Stanford professor emeritus Donald Harris, she is only the fourth woman to run for that position in the US. She is also the only black woman nominated for...
August 07, 2020
With TikTok, you have 15 seconds to tell the joke. Luckily, Jamaicans don’t need that much time to be funny. Here are four #jamaicancomedy TikToks we’re loving! 1. “Get Back with your ex or dry up the rain” https://www.tiktok.com/@splashdizzle/video/6838733774050577669...
July 24, 2020
Early on, people feared Artificial Intelligence would mean job loss. Popular entertainment like “HER” and “Black Mirror” helped foster these fears. But critics said it was all unfounded, and that AI would displace jobs rather than eliminate them. They believed people would...