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Corruption

There’s something about Jamaica Week 11 – Corruption

About: “There’s something about Jamaica.”  There’s Something about Jamaica’ is a weekly post on www.mckoysnews.com. Amber Crowl (DJ/Host/Promoter/Activist/Writer) shares her views on Jamaica’s Politics, Economy and Social Culture. Amber welcomes your questions and comments www.mckoysnews.com and you can send emails to  [email protected]     There’s something about Jamaica which is crippling the country’s progress and prosperity in many ways. Corruption exists […]

Black History

Black History and the Chinese Impact

Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – Black History and the Chinese Impact: Ignorance and lack of knowledge of history can shape our minds with biases, prejudices and even bitterness. I am forced to use make this remark as many today are insensitive to our Chinese population. The surge in arrival of the Chinese from  Mainland China since the early […]

PNP Politics

PNP Politics: Today, Tomorrow or Yesterday…

Socrates at Large – PNP Politics: We are going down. The PNP politics will make sure of that. It is bigger and stronger and more pervasive than any internal opposition. Irrespective of whether the good guys win or lose. These are just steps on the road. They will not alter the trajectory. Because the politics of subservience […]

Jamaican Police

Jamaica’s Crime Problem – The Influence of the Politicians and Police

Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – Jamaica’s Crime Problem– The Influence of the Politicians and Police:  It is common knowledge that Nigeria is the most corrupt Black Country, and the most corrupt former British territory. Jamaica has now found itself in the same boat as Nigeria. Jamaica’s crime problem is exacerbated by the influence of politicians and […]

It Is Now Time to Remove the Statues of a Racist Gandhi

It Is Now Time to Remove the Statues of a Racist Gandhi

Ghana, Africa (Mckoy’s News) – It Is Now Time to Remove the Statues of a Racist Gandhi:  The International Business Times has recently reported that the University of Ghana and the Ghanian Foreign Affairs Ministry will remove the statue of   Mahatma Ghandi from its main campus university. I must applaud them because the statue will […]

Captain Burrell

Warren Johnson – Views from Above – Vol 15: Captain Burrell: No Hero

Captain Burrell is dead. Long live Captain Burrell…. in this land of mega-stupidity, it is said that one should not speak ill of the dead. Taken to its logical conclusion, either we refrain from talking about Hitler, or we say he was a good man. For those who are inclined to misread or to show […]

Creating Criminals

Creating Criminals of the Everyday Man

Socrates at Large – Creating Criminals: Am about to say some things for which I know many people on their high horses who don’t think will attack me. UNNU know say me no care already. So attack away. This world, this COUNTRY,  Our society is full of hypocrisy, blindness, and people who, having attained “their comfort zone” […]

Madness and Politics, Progress Changed Course

Progress Changed Course – Political Reflections

(Socrates at Large) Progress Changed Course – Political Reflections! : It happened one night on February 25th. When PROGRESS changed course to a place called PROSPERITY. The rain is falling and with the news flowing in on the crime situation, it gives one cause to reflect on the transition of the past two years. Jamaica was on a […]

Deejay Popcaan

“E- PICK”- by DJ Amber – Deejay Popcaan Controversy

ABOUT: “E- PICK ” “E- PICK ” is a weekly Saturday post on www.mckoysnews.com, where Amber Crowl (Radio Personality, Host, Writer and Activist) discusses happenings in Jamaican Music, Entertainment Topics and Cultural Ideas. Amber welcomes your questions and comments on Mckoy’s News. and you can send e-mails to [email protected]   In this week’s E-Pick it’s all about comments made by controversial […]

Beetroot

“A Healthy You” by Amber Crowl – BEETROOT

About: “A healthy you” “A healthy you” is a weekly commentary post on www.mckoysnews.com, where Amber Crowl [DJ, Host, Writer and Activist] shares health, and natural healing using foods, herbs and things of nature to heal illnesses… Amber Crowl welcomes your talk back options and conversations, and comments on Mckoy’s News. You can email Amber at [email protected]   Welcome to […]

Violence Against Women

There’s something about Jamaica Week 10 -Violence Against Women and Children

About: “There’s something about Jamaica.”  There’s Something about Jamaica’ is a weekly post on www.mckoysnews.com. Amber Crowl (DJ/Host/Promoter/Activist/Writer) shares her views on Jamaica’s Politics, Economy and Social Culture. Amber welcomes your questions and comments www.mckoysnews.com and you can send emails to  [email protected]     There’s something about Jamaica, which is as gruesome in thought as it is in reality. I am […]

MAN BEATEN TO DEATH IN ST JAMES

WARREN JOHNSON – “VIEWS FROM ABOVE” VOL #14 HIGH CRIMES AND MISDEMEANOURS

HIGH CRIMES AND MISDEMEANOURS: From as far back as I can remember, or from 1989 as a specific point of reference – Jamaica has never been a country where the rule of law and social order was a priority of government, which would seek to impose this on a largely undisciplined citizenry that has grown […]

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