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“No longer are we preparing graduates for a job in their lifetime, we are preparing them for a lifetime of jobs!” This was the startling revelation from Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Education (FHE), Professor Waibinte Wariboko, at the...

Book: You Throw Like a Girl: The Blind Spot of Masculinity Author: Don McPherson Critic: Glenville Ashby, PhD You Throw like a Girl offers an insightful look into Western patriarchy. It is bold and uncompromising, indicting a long-standing...

Century A Century is a special thing It takes time to grow It takes time to become wise Its head of grey Unravels time It is too aged to be young But not too old To revert to youthful things Like crushed Irish Potatoes And long forgotten diapers...

Long Bright River Riverhead books, by Liz Moore The complicated relationship of two estranged sisters who choose different life paths persuasively works as a metaphor for their old neighbourhood, which is in transition. Deftly plotted with strong...

“Art is all about patience, and you need to enjoy what you are doing,” said Freeha Tanaka as she helped one of her students to meticulously twist a newspaper page to make a papier-mâché box. On their desks was an assortment of materials – plastic...

In this the fourth and last instalment of the Jamaica/Puerto Rico Christmas Poetry collaboration, we experience the side of the holidays that would not make the Hallmark movie Christmas list; the side we try to forget at this time of year, but a...

In her 2014 critically acclaimed Mek Wi Laugh & Talk: An Anthology of Jamaican Poems, Donna Hart bared her concerns over the many shortcomings besetting modern society. In my review...

BAGHDAD (AP): The sculptures carved by seven art trainees were lined up outside a makeshift workshop in Baghdad’s Tahrir Square. With them were posters depicting protesters who have killed in anti-government demonstrations in the past three months...

Vision 2020: Healthy, wealthy and wise Do you not know that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit? With him there is no limit. So glorify God with your body, mind and soul. Whatever you eat, drink, say or do. Do it to the glory of God...
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