Caribbean Family Diversity: Functions of The Family

The various family forms found in the Caribbean Introduction The family, in many ways, is the birthplace of society. It is our most basic economic, political, and social unit. It is within the Caribbean family that individuals first learn the value of work and the worth of their possessions. It is within the Caribbean family that individuals … Continue reading Caribbean Family Diversity: Functions of The Family

Jamaican Poetry: Ghetto Burial

By: Davene Rowe. Copyright © 2010, Davene Rowe. Buttons and T-Shirt memorabilia of a man who lived and died by the gun Ironically with the words ‘GONE TOO SOON” engraved A glass chariot transports the dead in style reminiscent of a fairy tale life The blings and the mode of dress are no different from … Continue reading Jamaican Poetry: Ghetto Burial

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Preachers of LA: Season 1, Episode 5 – Perspective and Priorities

By: Denise defy Fyffe. Copyright © 2013, Denise N. Fyffe Preachers of LA continues to unfold and reveal the difficulties faced by several American pastors, ministers and bishops. In Season 1, Episode 5 – Perspective & Priorities we get to see the pressures and expectations of a pastor who has thousands of members in his … Continue reading Preachers of LA: Season 1, Episode 5 – Perspective and Priorities

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Preachers of LA: Season 1, Episode 2 – Acceptance

By: Denise defy Fyffe. Copyright © 2013, Denise N. Fyffe Cast of Preachers of LA: Jay Haizlip, Christy Haizlip, Clarence McClendon, Priscilla McClendon, Deitrick Haddon, Dominique Haddon, Ron Gibson, LaVette Gibson, Wayne Chaney, Myesha Chaney, Noel Jones, Loretta Jones Episodes of Preachers of LA: Season 1, Episode 1 - Comeback Season 1, Episode 2 - … Continue reading Preachers of LA: Season 1, Episode 2 – Acceptance

Preachers of LA: Season 1, Episode 1 – Comeback

By: Denise N. Fyffe. Copyright © 2013, Denise N. Fyffe Cast of Preachers of LA: Jay Haizlip, Christy Haizlip Clarence McClendon, Priscilla McClendon Deitrick Haddon, Dominique Haddon Ron Gibson, LaVette Gibson Wayne Chaney, Myesha Chaney Noel Jones, Loretta Jones Episodes of Preachers of LA: Season 1, Episode 1 - Comeback Season 1, Episode 2 - … Continue reading Preachers of LA: Season 1, Episode 1 – Comeback

UN Committee on the Rights of the Child Publishes List of Issues for Jamaica

Much of the child-protection framework in Jamaica exists as a result of the country’s obligations under the Convention on the Rights of the Child. The Convention enshrines the fundamental rights of all children globally and establishes the responsibility of States in safeguarding those rights. Despite ratifying the Convention in 1991, the protection of child rights … Continue reading UN Committee on the Rights of the Child Publishes List of Issues for Jamaica