Sep 06, 2019
As Jamaicans, we know how harrowing the hurricane experience can be. But we did not expect the catastrophic damage our Caribbean neighbour, the Bahamas, suffered this week. It pains us to see the enormous need to recover and rebuild their island paradise. There may be other...
Aug 07, 2019
Without doubt, sport is the one thing that will always bring Jamaicans together. We get fiercely nationalistic, we romanticize our place in the world, and we share good vibes with everyone. But what if we were no longer to have the Olympics, the World Cup or those sport meets...
Jul 12, 2019
Jamaica is suffering though its hottest summer, with huge temperature increases compared to last year. The Meteorology Service of Jamaica says these punishing heat stresses are a direct result of the impacts of climate change. The Met Service says 10 of the 14 Parishes are...
Jun 14, 2019
As if applying for their visa wasn’t nerve wrecking enough, now the US Embassy wants to scrutinize your social media accounts. The Embassy is well aware that many people live two, or more, separate lives. Regardless, now is certainly the time to revisit what your social...
May 17, 2019
Water is life! That means it’s a commodity we need to survive. So how are we coping in Jamaica with these eternal lock offs? Some people have been without water for months, which, in many ways, is a crisis if no one else is saying so! Our personal hygiene is taking a hit. We...