I love blogging here alot, yet recently I wonder if I have been engaging in self-censorship since about Thanksgiving of last year. It is a complex thing — I am a highly positive person who thrives on positivity. I-and-I am normally smiling, regardless of the trials and travails of life in our 21st century because when people ask How’s life?; the best and most elucidating … Continue reading Ban Spring Break!
So if you read the blog on a regular basis, you will know that I very often have referred to the Thursday Talk gossip column in the Gleaner as being a one of the few sources of real news in Jamaica. I’ve also made no secret here of the fact that I am a frequent reader of the Mark Wignall column. Imagine my surprise then … Continue reading To whom it may concern
In my last post I noted the reporting of Jesse Jackson’s not-so-private remarks made on the set of FoxNews. One of the things that Americans of all political colors are generally united against is censorship of any kind, primarily due to the cultural significance of the first amendment to the U.S. Constitution. I wondering if my aversion to censorship in Jamaica is a result of … Continue reading Censorship in America