Caribbean

A current visit to Jamaica by Prince William and Kate Middleton, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, is receiving heavy backlash from over 100 of the country's leaders who claim that both an apology for past colonization and slave reparations are needed from Great Britain.

The work of the Fe Noels of the world should be instantly recognizable beyond the black community because they’re stylish, they’re important, and more often than not they were probably here first.

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — A strengthening Hurricane Maria churned toward the Leeward Islands in the eastern Caribbean on Monday as forecasters warned it was expected to become a major hurricane by early Tuesday. Maria swiftly grew into a hurricane Sunday, and forecasters said it was expected to become much stronger over the coming […]

DACA doesn’t just affect the Mexican community but it affects the African American community as well. Tobore Oweh is a member of the Undocublack Network which is an organization that helps undocumented African, Afro-Latino and Caribbean people. Oweh is from Lagos, Nigeria and came to the U.S. at the age of 7. She is now […]

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Irma has killed at least 10 people as the dangerous Category 5 storm continued its destructive march across the Caribbean early Thursday. At least eight people were killed and 23 injured in French Caribbean island territories, France’s interior minister said. Speaking Thursday on French radio France Info, French […]

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BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis (AP) — U.S. rapper 50 Cent and a member of his entourage were detained in St. Kitts and Nevis for using “indecent language” during a performance at a music festival, local police said Sunday. A police statement said 50 Cent, whose real name is Curtis Jackson, and a member of […]