Caribbean Report 31-07-1989

SpecialCollections.repositoryAll sounds files in this collection are being kept at the Main Library, Mona Campus, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.contributorThe University of the West Indiesen_US
dc.contributor.authorCrosskill, Hugh (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorSimon, Bernard (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorStern, Vivien (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorAbraham, Raymond (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRensch, Stanley (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. The Privy Council frees five men from Jamaica's deathrow. This brings to ten the number of Jamaicans who the Privy Council has ruled as wrongly condemned to death for the year. Hugh Crosskill interviews British solicitor Bernard Simons (00:00-04:09)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. The plight of Jamaicans on death row is part of a wider concern over prison conditions. Caribbean Rights, the Human Rights Network is just starting an investigation into the subject. Hugh Crosskill interviews Vivien Stern, an expert on British prisons (04:10-07:05)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Financial news (07:06-08:10)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. The recent strength of the dollar against the sterling has added to the pain felt by Caribbean banana producers of falling prices over the past weeks. Hugh Crosskill interviews WINBAN's marketing intelligence officer Raymond Abraham (08:16-09:35)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The future of the Peace Treaty in Suriname has been placed in doubt following its rejection by Military Leader, Commander Desi Bouterse. Hugh Crosskill interviews Mr. Stanley Rensch of the Human Rights Organization about the Treaty's future (09:36-12:39)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The former Cuban Interior Minister, General Jose Abrantes Fernandez who was dismissed from office has been arrested along with other Cuban officials on charges of corruption. Lionel Martin reports (12:40-15:00)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 00 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.publisherThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.relation.ispartofThe BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011en_US
dc.rightsCopyright British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.rights.accessRightsAccess to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshPrivy councils -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshJudicial error -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDeath row inmates -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshPrison administration -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDevaluation of currency -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshHuman rights monitoring -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical corruption -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshPeace-building -- Surinameen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 31-07-1989en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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