Prostitutes are People, too. In Canada, Anyway

Let me concede up front that the so-called sex trade is ugly and abhorrent, that it is riddled with such horrors as kidnapping, child abuse and outright slavery. I am sure you’ve seen the documentaries on TV. But why punish the victims? I have been wondering about that for 50 years, ever since I covered […]
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Mid-term Elections Leave me Scratching my Head

I hear talk about an “enthusiasm gap” in the mid-term elections, and I have to say I am not surprised. There’s a lot of enthusiasm on the right, they say, but not much excitement anywhere else. And anyone with two good eyes can see that the “enthusiasm” exhibited by Tea Party protests is powered by […]
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Just watch Law and Order

The trial of Mark Myrie, better known to Jamaicans and reggae lovers as Buju Banton, as taken some of the spotlight from the beleaguered government of Bruce Golding.  The trial in Tampa has completely overshadowed the shadow that the prime minister is operating under. As I write, the jurors have the case under consideration, and […]
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CRACKBERRY- the good, the bad, and the ugly

Lanarda Morris – Yaadinfo Contributor In the midst of the information era where technology has drastically improved the way we communicate, erased physical barriers and expanded our knowledge base, the assimilation of the blackberry into our society has been extraordinary. Extraordinary because you’ll often see users with heads bowed, and thumbs flying over the tiny […]
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