Gender Roles & Feminism?

Gender Roles & Feminism?

The new age definition of feminism seems to appropriate that women believe and behave in a manner that portrays they are superior to men. I, myself, have zero interest in that. I agree with textbook feminism, that we are equals, neither being more superior. By this view, I neglect to identify as a feminist. But [...]

‘Ownership’ above ‘Equal Rights’?

Hey there folks, it's T(Tea/Trina) time! This week's banter is again on a dancehall controversial subject. Dexta Daps and his short film, effectively erasing all thoughts and attention from the 'Equal Rights' hallabaloo, squashing its reign. Thursday night, Mieann asked if we'd seen the Dexta Daps short film. We hadn't and JoJo made reference to Dexta as the 'Jamaican Trey [...]

Does Size (Length) Really Matter?

Does Size (Length) Really Matter?

TL; DR. The acronym means 'too long; didn't read' and gets a bad rap because the user is labelled lazy and rude. But is that true? How many of us are guilty of this without typing it to let the author of a piece know? I know I am. As much as I love reading [...]

Open Letter to Andrew Holness: Jamaica’s Black Soul Scar; Crime

Open Letter to Andrew Holness: Jamaica’s Black Soul Scar; Crime

My name is Shandean. A late 1980's millennial born and raised in Jamaica. Tonight (or this morning rather), at 2:49am as I feed my 6-week old infant, I come across the article that informs of 5-month-old Paris Gray succumbing to being shot in her abdomen. She was killed while gunmen attacked and murdered her mother [...]