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Restoring the nation's confidence

May 22, 2018

Restoring the nation’s confidence

By Farouk A. Peru


If it’s one thing that the entire period of 2004-2018 taught me, it’s how it feels to have low expectations in one’s nation. 591 more words


No, Seriously...That's Why the Police Aren't Using Their Body-Worn Cameras?

About two weeks ago there was an article in the Gleaner with the headline Police Not Making Full Use of Body Cameras – Commissioner, in which the new Commissioner of Police Major General Antony Anderson seems to have given us a somewhat clearer idea of why to date no member of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) has been wearing a body-camera in any incident requiring investigation by the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM). 479 more words


CEF: Higgerty Law Statement of Claim Section S - Oppression

This article is part of the series from the Higgerty Law statement of claim. You can read what a statement of claim and a Quistclose Trust is in the first… 538 more words



An elected representative..a person chosen by the people themselves to represent them – according to me, that is what democracy is all about.

Democracy was put into place so that people elect a representative to serve their purpose, make lives smoother for them, to make bigger decisions on their behalf, for their betterment. 110 more words

The Politics (and Varied Experiences) of Interest Rate Caps

> Posted by Danielle Piskadlo, Director, Investing in Inclusive Finance, Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion

The following is part of a blog series spotlighting views from participants in the  1,445 more words

Center For Financial Inclusion

Taking Socially Responsible Investing To The Next Level

Socially responsible investing has come a long way over the past decade. It used to be viewed as a way for relatively small numbers of investors to divest themselves of stocks in industries whose practices they opposed. 537 more words