Falmouth on the Verge
Monday, February 16, 2009
 
 
A glowing Jamaica Information Service propaganda piece in the Gleaner urges everyone in Falmouth to take advantage of the upcoming bonanza that is the unfolding Falmouth Wharf Project AKA Falmouth Pier AKA Falmouth Cruise Ship Pier AKA Royal Caribbean International Takes Jamaica on A Magic Carpet
Development and Tragedy
Monday, December 22, 2008
 
The Rio Grande valley in Jamaica is awash with body parts, strewn produce, heartbreak and unquenchable pain. Friday night a truck loaded with vendors and produce heading from Portland communities Mill Bank, Comfort Castle, and Ginger House to Coronation Market in Kingston went over the ravine and
Tourism ain’t Rosy
Wednesday, December 10, 2008
 
Jamaica Observer
 
Dear Editor,
The Jamaica Tourist Board and the minister of tourism seem a bit confused. They are talking out of both sides of their mouth. Most of us watch CNN regularly and most of us have seen the advertisement that is running at prime time to Marley's One Love.
 
It shows happy
Recipe for Disaster - Jamaica’s Sacred Cow
 
Friday, December 5, 2008
 
Like George Bush, Jamaican Prime Minister Bruce Golding is a tough talker. He is the Big Man who went on BBC Television and told the world that there will be NO homosexuals in HIS cabinet. He also talks tough about crime (Jamaica is a world leader in murder), and was about to make some tough
Jamaica for Sale
Sunday, November 16, 2008
 
In 1989, before the General Elections of that year, the PNP Opposition accused Edward Seaga’s government of having a “Going out of business sale”  of Jamaica’s assets, privatising left right and centre. That sale was as nothing compared to  the present ‘madness’ sale, initiated by P. J. Patterson  
 
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good links
jamentrust,org
snailwriter.blogspot
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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