No Show New Year: Oberlin High Teahcers Protest Principal

Lawrence Tavern, St. Andrew – Students, teachers and auxiliary staff of the Oberlin High school are protesting for the removal of their current principal. The no-show protest sees the absence of teachers, students and other members of staff. Additionally, a new lock on the gate, to ensure that no one is being allowed inside the … More No Show New Year: Oberlin High Teahcers Protest Principal

Latoya Nugent Walks Free and Reveals Flaw in the Law

Latoya Nugent is the co-founder of the advocacy group called Tambourine Army. She was recently charged with three counts of using a computer for malicious communication and for allegedly making derogatory comments about three prominent clergymen via social media. Based on a Gleaner article on the issue entitled “Nugent Walks Free – High Threshold In … More Latoya Nugent Walks Free and Reveals Flaw in the Law

4 Ways to Reduce Crime and Violence in Jamaica.

Crime and violence prevails in three main areas of Jamaica: Kingston, Montego Bay and Spanish Town. However, if one should analyze reports on crime and violence after 2010 throughout the island, then a conclusion can be made that there is a crescendo in criminal activities in the Western part of the island. Violations of the law implicates … More 4 Ways to Reduce Crime and Violence in Jamaica.

Death by Poverty

Poverty is the lack of. However, in our highly commercialized world, poverty is automatically perceived as the lack of economic materials or the medium used to pay for these materials – money. It is not the idea of being economically poor that frightens many, but the idea of not being able to have (what one … More Death by Poverty

My Views on Bartlett’s Welcome of Starbucks MoBay Investment

After reading the Gleaner article “Bartlett Welcomes Starbucks MoBay Investment” I have some concerns. As an International Relations major, I understand the importance of the need for investment within developing countries, especially Jamaica. However, I have a few concerns. Before I go any further, let me congratulate Mrs Ian Dear and Adam Stewart on becoming … More My Views on Bartlett’s Welcome of Starbucks MoBay Investment

Affiliate Marketing: #1 Way for University Students to make Money Online

Money is always in demand, but always in short supply. Following that reality, people, like you and me, have always tried to find ways of making more money.  The internet has added impetus to many in finding new ways of making money. As a university student, I have learned the value of money; cause I never … More Affiliate Marketing: #1 Way for University Students to make Money Online

Escaping Poverty Through Online Entrepreneuship

The idea of escaping poverty communicates that there is better – wealth. Poverty speaks of deficiencies not only in the allocation of material, but also in positive ideals and norms. For millennials who are birth in the extremes of material deficiency, like myself, we want to escape our reality of scarcity now. For a “poor … More Escaping Poverty Through Online Entrepreneuship