Jamaica

Sheryl Lee Ralph Awarded The Order Of Jamaica

The actress, who is Jamaican, is winning all around.
10/18/2022

Jamaica Banning Broadcasts Glorifying Drugs And Crime

The government said the move is to cut back on programming that “could give the wrong impression that criminality is an accepted feature of Jamaican culture and society.”
10/13/2022

Barack and Michelle Obama Join World In Mourning Passing of Queen Elizabeth II

The former President and First Lady joined the world, including Black nations in the British Commonwealth in mourning
09/08/2022

Brothers From Jamaica Identified As Jumpers From Martha's Vineyard Bridge

Tavaughn and Tavaris Bulgin were seasonal workers who grew up in their father’s church on the Caribbean island
08/18/2022

Kamala Harris To Meet With Jamaican Prime Minister To Improve Bilateral And Caribbean Regional Relations

This is the first official visit to Washington by a Jamaican leader in nearly three decades.
03/30/2022

Jamaica Reportedly Began Process Of Removing Queen Elizabeth II As Head Of State

Voices on the Caribbean island nation demand reparations for slavery from the U.K.
03/23/2022

Prince William And Duchess Kate’s Visit To Jamaica Will Be Protested

Activists are demanding slavery reparations and for Queen Elizabeth to be removed as head of state.
03/22/2022

Jamaicans Faced Racist Gunmen While Fleeing Ukraine, Students Say

'A Ukrainian actually put a gun to his head,’ a Jamaican student recalled seeing his friend forced off a train.
03/04/2022

A Jamaican Bobsled Team Will Compete In The Olympics For First Time In Nearly A Quarter Century

It’s also the first time they’ve qualified for three bobsled events.
01/19/2022