VIDEO: The Caribbean Diaspora Weekly - October 19, 2014
In this week's episode:
Glenn Blakk with Etana, Kevin Lyttle and more at the 2014 Reggae Awards, Chef Irie's Jerk Shrimp and warm mango salsa, a discussion on Hijacking Reggae with Shaggy, Kevin Lyttle, Honorebel and Alborosie, and a perspective from Calibe Thompson on the topic of Crabs in a Barrel.
Watch The Caribbean Diaspora Weekly on South Florida's SFL / The CW Network (Ch 39 / Comcast Ch 11) Sundays at 11:30AM. Brought to you in part by Jamaicans.com.
JAMAICAN NEWS: October 11th - 17th, 2014
Resolution on Isis Co-sponsored by Jamaica | Ebola Preparations Enhanced in Jamaica | Four Workers Killed, $2 Million Stolen by Gunmen on Highway 2000 | PNP Marks Passing of Syringa Marshall-Burnett | Simpson Miller Calls for Battle Against Chikungunya | Fire at Sangster Airport, No Injuries Reported | Money Laundering to Be Tackled by New Real Estate Inspectorate | Abu Bakr Denied Entry to Jamaica
JAMAICAN DIASPORA NEWS: October 11th - 17th, 2014
Jamaican Embassy Hosts "Open House" Art Exhibition | Jamaican Girl to Study Medicine in China | Jamaicans Mistreated: Cold, Hunger, Discomfort at Trinidad Airport | Japanese Culture Showcased in Kingston | Deejay in North Dakota Pleads Guilty to Lottery Scam Involvement | Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival Scheduled for November in Florida | Jamaican Poets Participate in Series of Readings in UK | Woman in Connecticut Opens Town's First Jamaican Restaurant
CARIBBEAN NEWS: October 11th - 17th, 2014
Suriname Wants Larger Role in Caribbean Agriculture | New Tv Era for Barbados, Caribbean with Cinestream | Caribbean Suffers from "Unsustainable" Water Use | Dominica Cancels Nigerian Band for Music Festival Due to Ebola Fear | One Dead in St. Maarten, 12 Injured in Antigua from Hurricane | U.S. Foundation Donates Breadfruit Trees to Fight Hunger
JAMAICA ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: October 11th - 17th, 2014
Luciano Cancels African Tour Due to Ebola Fears | "Destiny" Called a "truly Jamaican" Film | Monty Alexander Nominated for Soul Train Award | Caribbean Promoters Co-operate on Two-Day Music Festival
JAMAICA BUSINESS NEWS: October 11th - 17th, 2014
Concept Builds Music Industry in Caribbean | Shredded Callaloo a Viable Business in Jamaica | Mangrove Restoration Project Started in Jamaica | Marijuana Company from Denver to Consult with Jamaica
JAMAICA SPORTS NEWS: October 11th - 17th, 2014
Reggae Girlz Move Toward World Cup | Slack Plans Competition in Two Olympic Games in Four Years | Sterling Subject of Debate in Uk Football | Burrell Warns Against Expecting Miracles