For the past 17 years, Aisha Brereton has been coaching basketball at St. Ursula Catholic School, where she played hoops and was a shot put champion.
Watching helplessly as teammate Daundre Barnaby was swept into the Caribbean Sea to his death a few weeks ago, Khamica Bingham’s father’s words kept resonating over and over.
Marking the end of a troubled – some would say openly hostile – era, the image of U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro shaking hands at the recent Summit of the Americas in Panama was revolutionary.
CASTRIES: St. Lucia is embarking on its first renewable energy project with the construction of a test tower that will assess the potential for a 12 megawatt wind farm on the island’s east coast.
“Fifty years ago, a group of determined Americans gathered in Selma, AL and our nation would forever change as a result of their courageous actions. They were young people and students from across the South – people like Amelia Boynton Robinson, John Lewis and Hosea Williams – who organized and marched across the Edmund Pettus Bridge, only to be met with intolerance and violence. They were beaten, charged by officers on horseback, and attacked with tear gas.
Stabbed at age 13 while trying to defend a friend at Centre Island’s Caribana celebrations, independent recording artist Jully Black faced some tough decisions as she recovered from the painful wound.
By ARNOLD A. AUGUSTE, Publisher/Senior Editor Why would Toronto Mayor, John Tory, a member of the Toronto Police Service Board, and ostensibly the one calling the play on the board these days, approve a policy that would …