Jamaica Independence

When I think of Jamaica and the famous people who have stood out for me, I think of Bob Marley and Usain Bolt. Great ambassadors for Jamaica. In the lyrics of Bob Marley’s song ‘Redemption Song’ he has the words that express Jamaica for me. Old pirates yes them rob I Sold I to the […]

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Rashan Charles

In America the amount of African Americans who have been shot and the police have got away with it is disgraceful. It is as though black lives don’t matter and nothing has changed since African Americans were bought over as slaves from Africa. That mindset of white people being some kind of hierarchy is ingrained […]

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All Black Pirelli Calendar

  Pirelli’s all-black calendar: ‘Any girl should be able to have their own fairytale’ Diversity takes centre stage as Naomi Campbell, Lupita Nyong’o, Whoopi Goldberg and Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs feature in Tim Walker and Edward Enninful’s twisted version of Alice in Wonderland by Ellie Violet Bramley Thursday 20 July 201700.01 BSTLast modified on Thursday 20 […]

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David Lammy

Labour MP David Lamy,  whose friend is Khalifa Saye is among dozens of people feared dead, said corporate manslaughter charges should be brought over poor fire safety standards. ‘This is the richest borough in our country treating it’s citizens in this way, and we should call it what it is, it’s corporate manslaughter,’ Mr Lamy […]

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Sidney Poitier

Sidney Poitier has an, honorable, decent image which Bill Cosby tried to do and failed at. Poitier was born on February 20th 1927 in florida. His parents came from the Bahamas Poitier was moved to miami to live with his elder brother. Poitier moved to new York City where he washed dishes. Poitier was interested […]

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Linda Dobbs

The first black person to be appointed a high court judge Linda Dobbs QC, 53. She is the first lawyer from an ethnic minority to be promoted beyond circuit judge. Dr Dobbs who was awarded her PHD degree at the London School of Economics in 1980, is a specialist in criminal law and former chairman […]

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