Etiqueta: Hilary Beckles

Irma-Maria: A Reparations Requiem for Caribbean Poverty

Irma-Maria: A Reparations Requiem for Caribbean Poverty

Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. September 22, 2017. Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies (The UWI), Professor Sir Hilary Beckles issues the following statement on the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria: “Hurricane Irma’s fury preceded Maria’s by a deadly Caribbean second. Together they constitute the familiar sound of death and destruction reminiscent of a ...