Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) to honour Trinidad-born storyteller, Rita Cox

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) will honour Trinidad-born storyteller, Rita Cox, with its Lifetime Achievement Award . Rita Cox, chronicles the Caribbean legacy and will be given the award on CTO Media Day luncheon scheduled for August 22. CTO said that Ms Cox “is a renowned storyteller and admired leader in the community”. She began …

Billy Ocean “wows em” at Cambridge Corn Exchange 2019

70 Year old Billy Ocean, the Trinidad and Tobago-born singer, looked good and in shape, wearing a dark suit and tie, and succeed in keeping the energy level up at the Cambridge Corn Exchange. Singing the timeless Love Really Hurts Without You, the ballad The Colour of Love, Suddenly and Loverboy, plus saving one of his best-known tunes for last, …

Caribbean Political Scientists : Canefield Class Consciousness: Cheddi Jagan

Among the many achievements of the Jagan-led PPP, analysis of the conditions of sugar workers was intellectually profound and insightful. Cheddi Jagan was born on 22 March 1918. As we approach his hundredth birthday, I reflect on his contribution to Caribbean social and political thought based on his sugar plantation experience and his formulations of …