Caribbean Report 08-03-1994

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.authorOrr, Carol (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorCollymore, Yvette (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorMc Kellar, Johnny (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorSingh, Rickey (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorJefferson, John (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorMartin, Lionel (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines with Carol Orr (00:00-00:26)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Democratic lawmakers in the US warns President Clinton that military force may be needed to oust the military regime in Haiti. President Clinton came in for criticism over Washington’s policy on Haiti at the Senate Foreign Relations Sub-committee hearing. Yvette Collymore reports (00:27-02:26)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Carol Orr interviews Johnny Mc Kellar, the Executive Director of the National Coalition for Haitian Refugees about whether or not President Clinton would act on the criticisms made about United States handling of the Haitian issue (02:27-05:39)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. After the back to back resignations of three cabinet ministers in Barbados, Prime Minister Erskine Sandiford could be facing a political crisis. The Opposition Barbados Labour Party is planning to file a no confidence motion against the leader. Journalist Ricky Singh comments on the issue (05:40-08:43)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. A member of parliament in the Cayman Islands proposes to send criminals convicted of serious crimes to Jamaica to serve their sentences. John Jefferson, a member of the Legislative Assembly, said the island’s only prison fails to acts as a deterrent to crime in the Cayman since facilities at the Norwood Prison include satellite television and air conditioned rooms (08:44-09:55)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The Director of Prisons in Jamaica John Prescott has dismissed Mr. Jefferson’s proposal as unrealistic as he insists overcrowded cells remain an issue in Jamaica (09:56-12:08)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. There is a thriving black market beef industry in Cuba. This killing of cattle accounts for one-third of the major crimes. In Cuba, beef is strictly rationed and the selling of meat is monopolized by the government. The government has handed out guns to farms to protect their cattle. Lionel Martin reports (12:09-14:15)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. England’s fast bowler Devon Malcolm appears well on the way to recovery and is optimistic about rejoining his team for the rest of the West Indies tour (14:16-14:55)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontentsWrap up and theme music (14:55-15:05)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 05 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.identifier.otherCAR 1487en_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.lcshHaiti–Foreign relations -- United Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshRefugees -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshClinton, Bill, 1946-en_US
dc.subject.lcshBarbados -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshCrime -- Cayman Islandsen_US
dc.subject.lcshPrisons -- Cayman Islandsen_US
dc.subject.lcshPrisons -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBlack marketeers -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBeef industry -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket players -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket injuriesen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 08-03-1994en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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