The Harder They Come

I’m going to wander a little bit from the usual path, by going into the world of film. Actually it’s not much of a wander when you see that my ‘two most important films’ to come out of Jamaica are the “Harder They Come” and “Life and Debt”. The 2001 documentary “Life and Death” (from […]
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Appreciating the Life & Dreams of the Seasonal Worker

Ambition and the desire for a better life beat in the heart of every Jamaican. . One of our wise men Ambassador Anthony Johnson, our ambassador to the USA captured it well in his recent presentation on the history of education.   He sees Jamaicans as a dynamic bunch always on the move, be it escaping […]
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