Gleaner - North America

New online shopping portal opens for Jícans

Jamaica's local version of Amazon, stocks a wide variety of products online

JAAC hosts 32nd annual gala in Los Angeles

Jamaica Awareness Association of California staged an elegant edition of its annual fund-raising gala on Saturday, November 10

Legal First

Jamaican lawyer Jackie Powell to sit on Broward County bench after midterm victory

'Immigrants are misunderstood, live under enormous pressure'

The evidence is in. The neoliberal order, dominant economic philosophy of our time, is a failure for all but a few.

Diaspora leadership in the USA stages three-day summit

Just over 200 representatives of the Jamaican diaspora in the United States (US) will meet in Morrow, Georgia, for the inaugural Diaspora Leadership Summit

President of Guyana David Granger diagnosed with cancer

Granger began the second phase of treatment at a hospital in Cuba after he was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Walter Rodney remembered in Toronto

The late scholar-activist Walter Rodney was celebrated in Toronto.

'We do not view either the SOE or ZoSO as ultimate solutions,' says JCC

president of the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) Lloyd Distant Jr is not convinced that the crime-fighting strategies are sustainable.

1,065 murdered | But crime in Jamaica continues downward trend

Despite an 18 per cent reduction in major crimes so far this year in Jamaica, there are concerns about the sustainability of crime-fighting strategies

Historic - Winnipeg elects its first Black city councillor

Residents of St. Norbert - Seine River, a new ward, have elected the first black councillor in the City of Winnipeg

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