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‘Gender Equality in Politics in Jamaica: How Far Have We Come?’ – Full Text of Hon Olivia Grange’s Speech at the 2018 Rose Leon Memorial Lecture

On Monday, March 5, 2018, the Annual Memorial Lecture in honour of Rose Agatha Leon (1911-1999) was held at the PCJ Auditorim in New Kingston. The event was put on by Jamaica Women’s Political Caucus and Rose Leon Memorial Trust, with

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 29, 2016

New Polls Loom – Razor-Thin Majority Expected To Force Next Government Into Early Elections. Jamaica seems set to return to the polls in very short order, with indications that either of the two major parties that crawls out of last Thursday’s

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 17, 2014

Church Has Power To Transform Politics. With more than 80 per cent of Jamaicans of the view that the country’s politicians and public officials are corrupt, according to a 2011 LAPOP survey, church leaders are expressing the view that there is

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