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Tokyo Summer Olympics 2021: Watch Megan Tapper in the Women’s 100 Meters Hurdles

Megan Tapper bubbled to the surface at the Summer Olympic Games 2021. This dynamic athlete took the bronze medal in the Women's 100M Hurdles. Along with Hanlse Parchment from Jamaica, they showcased talent and perseverance. Watch Jamaica's Megan Tapper in Women's 100M Hurdles Megan also stunned the world in her post-interview by rapping Nicky Minaj's song. … Continue reading Tokyo Summer Olympics 2021: Watch Megan Tapper in the Women’s 100 Meters Hurdles

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The Caribbean Family: The Willie Lynch Syndrome

The family is the genesis of all societies. It is the launching pad for many individuals and helps to prepare them for assimilating with wider society. Understanding the sub units and types of families gives us more clarity. It allows us to appreciate each person and the difficulties they overcome in life. Every culture has … Continue reading The Caribbean Family: The Willie Lynch Syndrome

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The Caribbean Family: Examining Family Diversity in The Caribbean

The family is the genesis of all societies. It is our most basic economic, political, and social unit. It is within the family unit that individuals first learn the value of work and the worth of their possessions. It is within the family that individuals first experience authority, cooperation, and governance. The Family Families teach … Continue reading The Caribbean Family: Examining Family Diversity in The Caribbean

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Tokyo Summer Olympics 2021: Caribbean Islands Medal Count and Country Rank

The Caribbean was well represented at the Summer Olympic Games 2021, especially in track and field. Jamaica, the Bahamas, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic had outstanding performances. 93 countries attained medals including 7 Caribbean Islands. Cuba ranked first in the Caribbean with 15 medals overall, including 7 gold medals. Jamaica came away with 9 medals; 4 … Continue reading Tokyo Summer Olympics 2021: Caribbean Islands Medal Count and Country Rank

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Tokyo Summer Olympics 2021: Final Country Rank and Medal Count

The Summer Olympic Games 2021 is officially behind us. It was a stellar event despite challenges with Covid-19. We saw impactful victories, disappointing upsets, and hard work paid off for many of our Olympians. 93 countries are now official 2021 Olympic medal holders. Jamaica came away with 9 medals; 4 gold, 1 silver, and 4 … Continue reading Tokyo Summer Olympics 2021: Final Country Rank and Medal Count

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Tokyo Summer Olympics 2021: Watch Jamaica in the Men’s 4×100 meters

The Jamaican men have not stepped up to pick up the mantle, from Usain Bolt or Asafa Powell, at the Summer Olympic Games 2021. Rather, they seemed to have stepped back and fallen by the wayside. However, we will continue to keep an eye on a young Seville who performed well in his semi-final race … Continue reading Tokyo Summer Olympics 2021: Watch Jamaica in the Men’s 4×100 meters