Monday, June 24, 2019

Tag: jamaican independence

Prime Minister Portia Miller Simpson on Jamaica...

Jamaica celebrates its 50th anniversary on Aug. 6. The first and largest (pop. 3 million) of 10 Caribbean islands to win independence from Britain, Jamaica...

Jamaica 50: Celebration and Reflection

It is known as the "office" when the national football team, the Reggae Boys, play there. And every year, thousands come to watch the...

On ‘Freedom’ Anniversaries – The Caribbean at...

Jamaica - There is something quite special about the month of August in the political and cultural history of our Caribbean—this region that bridges...

Fateful Day: Jamaica, Usain Bolt – 50...

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- You can't hear yourself think. The vuvuzelas, air horns, ThunderStix, cheers of grown men and shrieks of teenage girls drown out even...