A Jamaican Legacy that deserves our Support

Pick up the paper, watch the news, check out many blogs and all you see is the same thing over and over again…Stress inducing bad news! And now, study after study is actually documenting how stress is literally killing us. You’ve probably been affected by the current economic news more than you realize. . No, […]
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Caribbean Perspectives on the first 100 Obama Days

On the eve of the 100 day milestone of the Obama presidency, A group of Caribbean networks met on Capitol Hill in Washington DC to network and access this young presidency.  This was a reception hosted by the Virgin Islands Development Institute and the Caribbean Professional Network. Invited guests included: Members of the Caribbean diplomatic […]
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Raising the Jamaican Bill Gates

Connecting possibilities is something I cherish. I had stopped in my favorite ice cream store to indulge my taste buds with some soursop delight  when I noticed a flier requesting donation of books for a book drive  for the upcoming read across Jamaica campaign. This campaign is powered by a dedicated set of Jamaicans who […]
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Golding Lips the T Word

On Wednesday evening, the Prime Minister addressed the nation regarding the 2010 budget process. He painted the reality of our situation. The servicing of the debt is the anchor weighting on the budget and future prosperity.  The projected debt serving expenditure is $309B.  The proposed budget is $548B. The proposed budget expenditures cannot be pared […]
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Am I Going Green?

One of my favorite places to spend a glorious, blue sky spring afternoon is Washington DC. Washington’s world famous cherry blossom bloom is receding but the national mall is dressed up with the glorious beauty of early blooms.  One of the special treasures of the mall is the interior botanical gardens, where one can experience […]
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The Americas Summit & Golding’s alter Ego

 Thank God for an unevenful resolution to the hijacking situation. At approximately 6:40 am (Monday, April 20) members of the Jamaica Defence Force Counter Terrorism Operations Group entered the cabin of the aircraft and effected a tactical resolution authorized by the incident commando and in the process disarmed and arrested the gunman who has been […]
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