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China in Africa: Neo-colonialism or Development?

4 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
(This is part two of a two part series. Last week we focused on Jamaica and the Caribbean. This week we’ll examine the Chinese in Africa).   Addis Ababa has a surprise in store for those who haven’t visited in a few years. Cutting through the heart of this booming city, where construction cranes are Read More

Are Africa and Jamaica being colonized by China?

4 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
(This is part one of a two part series. This week we focus on Jamaica and the Caribbean. Next week we’ll examine the Chinese in Africa).   Caribbean Confidential Over the space of a few short months in 2013, the president of China was in the Caribbean. He had a checkbook. A month earlier, the Read More

Taxing Robots and The Universal Basic Wage: the Jobless Future?

4 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
In the opening scenes of Blade Runner, IRobot, or any futuristic dystopian film where humans are set to confront robots as the future rule makers and breakers of planet earth, we are often introduced to a context where robots are ubiquitous: they fill the landscape, they are the main protagonists, they are the new lovers, Read More