July 28, 2021

Caribbean roots celebrities weigh in on Trinidad flooding

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From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Oct. 23, 2018: Two Caribbean roots celebrities are among those weighing in on the unprecedented flooding in the twin-island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago which has affected a reported 12,000 people. Trinidad-born rapper, Nicki Minaj, said on Twitter she is “broken hearted to see this.” On Instagram, […]

It’s a month to celebrate Caribbean immigrants, but who really cares?

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By Felicia Persaud From Amsterdam News It’s a month to celebrate Caribbean immigrants, but who really cares? Since 2006, every U.S. president since George W. Bush has been declared June as National Caribbean American Heritage Month in the United States. The month, which is supposed to celebrate the legacy of the millions of Caribbean immigrants […]