Tagged: Politics???

Is A Yaad Ting Emanci-Pendence 2013 Edition – Yu know bout Ms. Farm Queen?

Is A Yaad Ting Emanci-Pendence 2013 Edition – Yu know bout Ms. Farm Queen?

Me mek sure wait til di festivities done before me post da one yah because me waan mek sure me can covah ebryting. Points of information 1) Ken Boothe red velvet suit weh look...

Vote for Mitt Romney….Until the Real Thing Comes Along!

Vote for Mitt Romney….Until the Real Thing Comes Along!

The Jamaican in China gets political! It was the perfect storm. A dangerous combination. Too much time on my hands. The humor of the Rachel Maddow Show. The Republican campaign….and Mitt Romney. I couldn’t...

WIKILEAKS: PETER PHILLIPS VOWED NEVER TO SERVE IN ANOTHER PORTIA-LED GOVERNMENT

WIKILEAKS: PETER PHILLIPS VOWED NEVER TO SERVE IN ANOTHER PORTIA-LED GOVERNMENT

Time: Fri, 11 Jul 2008 20:13 UTC Summary: In a recent conversation with the NAS Director, Jamaica’s former Minister of National Security and opposition People’s National Party (PNP) leader, Peter Phillips, agreed that there...

WIKILEAKS: GENDER, CLASS, COLOUR BIAS MAR PNP PRESIDENCY RACE

WIKILEAKS: GENDER, CLASS, COLOUR BIAS MAR PNP PRESIDENCY RACE

[Editor’s Note: The following are excerpts from a cable sent by the US Embassy to its State Department providing details on the 2006 race for the PNP presidency. The cable highlights the classism and...

WIKILEAKS: THE QUESTIONABLE CHARACTER OF JAMES ROBERTSON

WIKILEAKS: THE QUESTIONABLE CHARACTER OF JAMES ROBERTSON

[Editor’s Note: While I am not so naïve as to believe that our politicians are squeaky clean, I believe the questions must be asked: – Why would a public servant, particularly a deputy leader...

What on Earth is America Still Doing in Afghanistan?

What on Earth is America Still Doing in Afghanistan?

It must be something in the water. Now that Hamid Karzai (photo above) has made it clear that he is no friend of the United States, you would think the American government would abandon...

We Shall Know the Truth and the Truth Shall Set Us Free

We Shall Know the Truth and the Truth Shall Set Us Free

The McCain campaign said Governor Palin opposed the Bridge to Nowhere, but now we know she supported it. They said she didn’t seek earmarks, but now we know she hired a lobbyist to get...

McCain Must Be Counting on Voters Who Can’t Do the Math

McCain Must Be Counting on Voters Who Can’t Do the Math

John McCain  (as a Navy officer, below, right) is either a fool (he graduated fifth from the bottom of his class at Annapolis) or a con man. Or both. Whatever he is, he is...

Meet the Woman Who Would Be Vice President – Sarah Palin

Meet the Woman Who Would Be Vice President – Sarah Palin

Before her selection as John McCain’s running mate, Sarah Palin was an unknown “hockey mom” who hunted moose. On further investigation, America’s voters found that she was the governor of Alaska, a state of...

Fund Managers Make Billions While American Workers Suffer

Fund Managers Make Billions While American Workers Suffer

Conditions in America on this Labor Day are an insult to the men and women whose work keeps society functioning. In another time, there would be mobs in the street, stones would be crashing...