Caribbean Report 09-04-1992

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.authorCrosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorHarker, Joseph (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHall, Stuart (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCharles, Eugenia (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines. This special edition of Caribbean Report focuses on today’s general elections in Britain. (00:00-00:31)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Britain’s conservative government tries to secure a fourth term in office in today’s general elections. Correspondent Hugh Crosskill monitors voting results (00:32-02:49)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Weekly newspapers namely, the Jamaican Gleaner UK edition, The Caribbean Times and the Black Briton published among the Afro-Caribbean community, call for a change from conservative to labour government (02:50-05:21)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Editor of the Black Briton newspaper, Joseph Harker and Jamaican born Professor Stuart Hall, share conflicting views underscoring the importance of the Black vote in the election. Harker feels that Black votes can influence the outcome of over fifty seats which could swing the parliament either way. Hall on the other hand disagrees, maintaining that the Black vote has become as disparate as the wider population (05:26-08:44)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. In an interview with Mike Jarvis, Dame Eugenia Charles says that her dealings with the conservative government have had good results and it is left to be seen if this will continue should the ruling party change (08:45-10:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. On the question of aid to the Caribbean, Professor Stuart Hall expresses the view that there should not be a major shift in policy irrespective of which party wins. He believes however, that the election of a labour government or a reduced conservative majority will affect Caribbean economic thinking (10:30-12:32)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. The latest opinion poll predicts a hung parliament with no single party emerging as a winner (12:33-14:40)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 03 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.lcshElections -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical parties -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshConservative Party (Great Britain)en_US
dc.subject.lcshLabour Party (Great Britain)en_US
dc.subject.lcshLiberal Democrats (Great Britain)en_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshVoting -- Blacks -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain -- Foreign relations -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshPublic opinion polls -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshElection forecasting -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.otherJamaican Gleaner UK Editionen_US
dc.subject.otherThe Caribbean Timesen_US
dc.subject.otherBlack Britonen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 09-04-1992en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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