May 8, 2021

The disappearance of local foods in the Caribbean

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By Merv Hecht From Santa Dominica Daily Press There’s no place like home I’ve enjoyed many cruises since our family went to England on the Queen Mary in 1952. What a memorable trip that was! My wife and I have enjoyed around 40 cruises over the last 50 some years, some on big boats like […]

‘Address past head on’ – Sir Hilary on reparatory justice

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From CARICOM TODAY Chairman of the CARICOM Reparations Commission and Vice Chancellor of the University of the West Indies (UWI) Sir Hilary Beckles delivering the keynote address on reparatory justice for Caribbean countries at the Harvard Law School Chairman of the CARICOM Reparations Commission and Vice Chancellor of the University of the West Indies (UWI) […]

Milbank changes course on $1M Harvard Law School gift after Pro-Palestine event

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By Nell Gluckman, From The Am Law Daily A student group at Harvard Law School claimed this week that its stance on free speech and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict drove Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy to withdraw generous annual funding for student-run activities at the school. Harvard said that Milbank had not rescinded its $1 million-dollar […]

Lessig mounts Presidential bid on campaign-reform platform

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By Mike Sacks, From Legal Times Harvard Law School professor Larry Lessig announced on Tuesday his intention to run for president on the single issue of election and campaign-finance reform. In a series of videos released on the web, Lessig says he wants to be a “referendum president,” voted into office on the basis of […]