Jamaican Elections

Tuesday, January 03, 2012

David McFadden, an Associated Press reporter based in Kingston, Jamaica, will be discussing the Jamaican elections which took place last week.  


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Comments [2]

Claire from White Plains

Mr. McFadden said at his opening that Jamaicans tend to vote by personality of the candidate; implying that the issues are not important to them. Each Jamaican caller spoke to an important issue. I am not Jamaican, but I find, at least the ones who live in the NY area, are astute about the issues here and and in their homeland.

Jan. 03 2012 11:49 AM
Sheldon from Brooklyn

Jamaica is an extremely homophobic country. That's not going to change anytime soon..

Jan. 03 2012 11:40 AM

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