Monthly Archives: July 2013

Jamaica in “1984”

In 1949 the dystopian novel “1984”, written by George Orwell, was published.  I can only assume that at the time of its publication it brought to one’s imagination a society so far-fetched in its ideals and practices.  Perhaps no one … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela: Speech at Cape Town Rally (immediately after his release from prison) – February 11, 1990 [Text of Speech] Friends, comrades and fellow South Africans. I greet you all in the name of peace, democracy and freedom for all. … Continue reading

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The Moment of Truth

This beautiful island nation of ours is scarred. It makes no sense we continue spewing platitudes of a paradise that has been wronged through the course of its history. We have long been subjected to speeches that allude to our … Continue reading

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