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What The US Can Learn From This Caribbean Island On Presenting It Racist History Today

An apartment adorned with two Confederate flags in the East Village of Manhattan in New York City, New York, USA.(Jason Szenes image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, RALEIGH, NC, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: A North Carolina University professor believes the US can learn something from a Caribbean country when it comes to representing its dark racist history today. Professor ...

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Dominican Republic Immigrants Lead Naturalized US Citizens List

Newly sworn in as a US citizens, Alvaro Lopez, left, originally from Colombia, and Carlos Jose Leonardo, right, originally from the Dominican Republic, celebrate after taking the oath of citizenship during a ceremony for new US citizens February 16, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. Eighty-nine applicants from thirty-seven countries received their certificates of citizenship. (Photo by Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images) By ...

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Caribbean Entertainment Report – Guyanese-American Actor Weighs In On Charlottesville

Actor Sean Patrick Thomas (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: Guyanese-American actor Sean Patrick Thomas is among many weighing in on the mayhem and murder that occurred in Charlottesville, VA last weekend. “The truest test of one’s values, character, and patriotism is where one stands on Trump. It’s ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Soft Jerk King Fish Fillet Taco

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: Soft or hard-shell tacos are Mexican in origin but  I see them as the  “canvas” fit for a Caribbean twist. For example, they are great for breakfast, snacks , lunch or supper, filled with Ackee and codfish, or codfish salad topped with salsa, or Escoveitched Fish, Jerk Chicken ...

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Caribbean Business: 9 Caribbean Countries That Have Seen A Drop Off Of Foreign Investments

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: At least five Caribbean countries recorded a net positive increase in foreign direct investments last year but nine saw a definite drop off. News Americas Now analysis show they are: 1: Jamaica Jamaica’s tourism sector may be growing but it led the Caribbean in seeing the biggest ...

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Caribbean Sports: 8 Things To Know About The New Assistant Coach Of The West Indies Cricket Team

Ryan Maron is Cricket West Indies new assistant coach. By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: Will the new assistant West Indies Cricket Team – pardon us – Cricket West Indies (CWI), coach be able to help the squad overcome its slump? The pressure will be on as the team continues its test match in ...

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Best Caribbean Rums To Sip While Watching The Eclipse

By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: On Monday, August 21st, many across the US will be looking upwards to see a total or partial solar eclipse – a occurrence what has not occurred in 99 years. The total eclipse may last less than a minute in some places, while a partial eclipse may ...

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8 Ways To Get A Green Card In Trump’s America – Part 6

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: This week we continue our series on getting Permanent Residency or a Green Card in Trump’s America with Option 6 – Green Cards For Victims Of Abuse. An abused spouse, child, or parent of a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, may be eligible to self-petition for a ...

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Trump’s America – Episode # 31 – What About Jefferson?

Thomas Jefferson – Unrepentant Slave Master! By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017:  Something good did come out of that horror last weekend and President Donald Trump’s absurd troubled response to it … A much needed review of America’s heroes – real and false. The ultimate issue here is slavery and those who clearly facilitated ...

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Unique Similarities Between Two Jamaican Greats Noted By French Journalist

Grammy Nominated Legendary Jamaican Jazz Great Monty Alexander. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Aug. 17, 2017: A French journalist’s comparison of the fluidity of the strides of recently retired Jamaican Olympic legend Usain Bolt to the agile hands of Grammy-nominated, Jamaican jazz great, Monty Alexander, on a piano, has left the virtuoso speechless. Alexander said he was shocked recently, ...

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