I’m blogging today at http://www.rjrnewsonline.com on Emancipation, Independence & reparations. Check it out!
As Jamaica celebrates 52 years of Independence, and 176 years since Emancipation, a Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Commission is working to make a case that the region’s former colonial masters owe us reparations for the evils of slavery, and its lasting impact on the peoples of the region. But is this consistent with our celebrations of Emancipation and Independence? Read more here.