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Is this the best time in history to be poor?

4 weeks ago Ricardo Hylton 0
On the day this article appears, you will probably learn about the shocking hunger in some forgotten pocket of Mumbai, the dearth of mosquito nets in Zambia, or some vicious act of violence in Kingston. Whether it’s the Donald threatening nuclear holocaust or the war in Syria, there’s bad news everywhere you look. Somewhere in Read More

The Life of a Jamaican Ghetto Statistic

1 month ago Ricardo Hylton 0
I’m trapped in a hell with whom society decrees to be the worst of living and better off dead. Robbers, rapists, child molesters, carjackers, murderers, and dope fiends who would spend their mother’s monthly rent for a quick fix. And here I am, amongst them. As much as the mere thought disgusts me, I am Read More

The Anatomy of a Song: The Story of O.J.

4 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
What were you doing in the summer of 1996? Perhaps you were watching Merlene Ottey and Michael Johnson burn up the tracks in the Atlanta Olympics. Or if you were lucky you were wearing out your thumbs on the latest game console, the Nintendo 64. If you were a hip hop head, you were nodding Read More

The Weird World Of Charity

4 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
This is part two in a four part series on foreign aid and the charity sector to be published over the next four weeks. Read Part one on foreign aid here   Charity: (n) the voluntary giving of help, typically in the form of money, to those in need. Breast Cancer. Starving Ethiopians. Abused Animals. Climate Read More

The Conservatives are Anti-Poor!

6 months ago Chad 0
Will it rain in Manchester in January? Did Muhammad Ali talk trash to his opponents in the squared circle? Are the Conservatives anti-poor? The answers to these inquiries are as clear as a cube of solid sunshine: Yes, Yes and Hell yeah! The Invisible Aliens have always found it curious that a political party claiming Read More