Caribbean Report 04-10-1990

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.authorRobinson, A.N.R.
dc.contributor.authorGunness, Chris (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorMorris, Bill (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCritchlow, Anna (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGrant, Bernie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBerry, Bob (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorFoulkes, George (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorIrvine, Robert (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:39)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. A.N.R. Robinson, Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, accuses the US of failing to provide vital information that could have prevented the attempted coup. According to information emerging from a court in Florida, for almost a year federal agents were investigating a Miami resident, who is now on trial charged with supplying arms to the members of the Jamaat al Muslimeen. Chris Gunness reports from New York and features comments by Mr. Robinson at the UN (00:40-02:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. A close advisor to Surinamese military commander Desi Bouterse, arrived in Holland and plans to meet with representatives from the Jungle Commando and other Surinamese groups in Holland. A Dutch journalist reports on the attempt by the former ambassador, Henk Herrenberg, to improve the image of the Surinamese military in Holland (02:52-05:53)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Britain’s Labour Party gives conditional agreement to the establishment of separate sections for black and Asian members that will lead to greater representation in the party’s decision making process. Jamaican born Bill Morris, Assistant General Secretary of the Transport Workers Union and Anna Critchlow, a constituency worker in London express support for the new decision, whilst Guyanese born MP Bernie Grant opposes the resolution (05:54-07:50)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. At the conference of the British Labour Party, the leader spoke on the increase aid to Europe if his party wins the next elections but made no mention of the African, Caribbean or Pacific countries. George Foulkes, Labour Party MP, comments on the party’s policy on Caribbean affairs in an interview with Bob Berry(07:51-11:21)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Robert Irvine, a specialist in hydroponics, experiments with growing bananas in Scotland (11:22-14:40)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 44 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.lcshCoup d'etat -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshTrinidad and Tobago -- Foreign relations -- United Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshSuriname -- Foreign relations -- Hollanden_US
dc.subject.lcshInsurgency - Surinameen_US
dc.subject.lcshLabour Party (Great Britain) -- Black Sectionen_US
dc.subject.lcshBritain -- Race relations -- Political aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshBlacks -- Britain -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshHydroponics -- Scotlanden_US
dc.subject.lcshBananas -- Breeding -- Scotlanden_US
dc.subject.otherLabour Party (Great Britain) -- Caribbean policyen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 04-10-1990en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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