Caribbean Report 24-06-1991

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.authorJarvis, Mike (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorNorton, Michael (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorFernandes, Vic (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCorbin, Carlyle (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorAgnew, Jonathan (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorCrosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGibbs, Lance (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGooch, Graham (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHall, Wes (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:45)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. The rift between the governments of Haiti and the Dominican Republic widens as 137 illegal Haitians working on state-owned sugar plantations are deported from Santo Domingo. Michael Norton reports that the deportation exercise is a political diversion of the Dominican Republic government and an attempt to destabilize the Aristide government (00:46-03:55)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The run-up to the general elections in Trinidad and Tobago is being characterized by a series of party defections such as the recent resignation of Eden Shand, former Junior Minister in the NAR ruling party. Debbie Ransome reports from Port of Spain that Mr. Shand’s resignation may not affect the NAR’s position at the polls (03:56-07:10)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. The newly elected president of the Caribbean Broadcasting Union, Vic Fernandes, supports a call for the creation of a single job market for media workers in the region (07:10-09:26)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The United Nations General Assembly is called upon to pressure the administering powers of the dependent territories to implement UN resolutions aimed at speeding up the process of decolonization. Interview with Dr. Carlyle Corbin, US Virgin Islands Representative for External Affairs (09:27-10:55)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. England holds on to its one-nil lead in the five test series against the West Indies as the second test is abandoned due to rain. John Agnew reports from Lords and in a post-match review Hugh Crosskill features comments from Lance Gibbs, West Indies Manager; Grahman Gooch, England’s captain; and Wes Hall, Barbados’ Minister of Sports and Tourism (10:56-14:50)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 54 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.lcshChild labor -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshChild trafficking -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical parties -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Broadcasting Unionen_US
dc.subject.lcshDecolonization -- Caribbea Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- West Indiesen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- Englanden_US
dc.subject.lcshDeportation -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.otherShand, Edenen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 24-06-1991en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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