June 30, 2022

The global seafood supply is being contaminated by microplastics, but major news outlets are silent

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Our addiction to plastic is having negative effects all along the food chain. By Andy Lee Roth and Mickey Huff / Independent Media Institute Editor’s note: Every year Project Censored publishes the “State of the Free Press,” which highlights important news stories that the corporate media insufficiently covered and takes the temperature of press freedom and integrity. The […]

Caribbean faces social unrest unless world treats it better, warns Jamaica

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By Oliver West From Emerging Markets Peter Phillips, Jamaica’s finance minister, warns that populations in the Caribbean will lose patience with the international community unless they provide the resources to modernise infrastructure Jamaica’s finance minister has called for the international community to pay urgent attention to the Caribbean’s economic troubles, or face grave social consequences. […]

Jamaica finance minister presents J$539.35 billion dollar budget

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Finance Minister Dr. Peter Phillips presented the estimates for the 2014-15 fiscal year, with J$404.6 billion earmarked for Recurrent expenses and J$134.6 billion for Capital spending. KINGSTON, Jamaica, Friday April 4, 2014, CMC – The Jamaica government has presented a J$539.35 billion (One Jamaica dollar =US$0.004 cents) but to Parliament on Thursday with debate on […]