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Can The Caribbean Really Begin To Lead The World On Climate Resiliency?  

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Weds. April 4, 2018: Can the Caribbean begin to lead the world after Hurricanes Irma and Maria? Former US President Bill Clinton thinks it can happen on climate resiliency. His comments come as he formally launched his Clinton Global Initiative Post-Disaster Recovery Action Network for the Caribbean at the University of Miami Tuesday. The initiative, coming ...

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This Caribbean Prime Minister Hails Winnie Mandela As A ‘Champion Of Freedom’

News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tues. April 3, 2018: A Caribbean prime minister is hailing South Africa’s Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, who passed away Monday in her homeland, as a champion of freedom. Jamaica’s Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, said Madikizela-Mandela, 81, “was a symbol of the black struggle against oppression and injustice.” “We here in Jamaica supported her in that struggle as she ...

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This Caribbean Prime Minister Hails Winnie Mandela As A ‘Champion Of Freedom’

News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tues. April 3, 2018: A Caribbean prime minister is hailing South Africa’s Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, who passed away Monday in her homeland, as a champion of freedom. Jamaica’s Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, said Madikizela-Mandela, 81, “was a symbol of the black struggle against oppression and injustice.” “We here in Jamaica supported her in that struggle as she ...

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This Caribbean Prime Minister Hails Winnie Mandela As A ‘Champion Of Freedom’

News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tues. April 3, 2018: A Caribbean prime minister is hailing South Africa’s Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, who passed away Monday in her homeland, as a champion of freedom. Jamaica’s Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, said Madikizela-Mandela, 81, “was a symbol of the black struggle against oppression and injustice.” “We here in Jamaica supported her in that struggle as she ...

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Caribbean Sports – Caribbean American Teen Claims Triple Gold At CARIFTA Games

News Americas, NASSAU, Bahamas, Tues. April 3, 2018: A 15-year-old Caribbean American teen and Florida high schooler is now a triple gold medalist. Briana Nichole Williams, running for her parents’ homeland of Jamaica at the just concluded 2018 CARIFTA Games in the Bahamas walked away with the three gold medals for her adopted country. Williams won the Girls 100 Meter ...

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Caribbean Sports – Caribbean American Teen Claims Triple Gold At CARIFTA Games

News Americas, NASSAU, Bahamas, Tues. April 3, 2018: A 15-year-old Caribbean American teen and Florida high schooler is now a triple gold medalist. Briana Nichole Williams, running for her parents’ homeland of Jamaica at the just concluded 2018 CARIFTA Games in the Bahamas walked away with the three gold medals for her adopted country. Williams won the Girls 100 Meter ...

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Caribbean Sports – Caribbean American Teen Claims Triple Gold At CARIFTA Games

News Americas, NASSAU, Bahamas, Tues. April 3, 2018: A 15-year-old Caribbean American teen and Florida high schooler is now a triple gold medalist. Briana Nichole Williams, running for her parents’ homeland of Jamaica at the just concluded 2018 CARIFTA Games in the Bahamas walked away with the three gold medals for her adopted country. Williams won the Girls 100 Meter ...

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Discovery’s ‘Gold Rush’ Returns To This Caribbean Nation

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. April 2, 2018: Popular Discovery TV show, ‘Gold Rush,’ has returned to the CARICOM, South American nation of Guyana for another season. The new season spin-off, which premiered on Friday, March 30, 2018 at 9 p.m., kicked off with Parker Schnabel, fresh from his $7 million season in the Yukon, setting out to mine ...

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Discovery’s ‘Gold Rush’ Returns To This Caribbean Nation

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. April 2, 2018: Popular Discovery TV show, ‘Gold Rush,’ has returned to the CARICOM, South American nation of Guyana for another season. The new season spin-off, which premiered on Friday, March 30, 2018 at 9 p.m., kicked off with Parker Schnabel, fresh from his $7 million season in the Yukon, setting out to mine ...

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Caribbean-American Elected Officials Urged To Speak Up On Racist US Census Changes

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 30, 2018: Caribbean-American elected officials are being urged to speak up on new US Census changes by the Donald Trump administration that could cost them their jobs. Felicia J. Persaud, the founder of CaribID, the historic initiative launched in 2009 to get Caribbean nationals accurately counted by the US government, said she is ...

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