Caribbean Report 02-04-1998

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.authorGordon, Orin (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorRush, George (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorKissoon, Freddy (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorWilliams, Patrick (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorO'Shaughnessy, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorTaylor, Derek (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorMissick, Stafford (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHayes, Rosie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorHutchinson, Earl Ofari (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines with Orin Gordon (00:00-00:25)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Telephone giant Cable and Wireless is seeking compensation from Bermuda over the loss of its monopoly after they granted licence to a competitor. George Rush reports (00:26-01:52)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The CARICOM Audit team in Guyana expects to finish its work in the middle of next month for the earliest. Political analyst Freddie Kissoon states that caution is understandable (01:53-04:11)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. In Guyana, the drought resulting from the El Nino weather system has affected production in all major industries. Patrick Williams comments on the effects of the El Nino (04:12-06:32)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. In the Turks and Caicos Islands there is uneasiness about a reciprocal passport arrangement with Britain. Chief Minister, Derek Taylor comments on sharing a nationality with Britain (06:33-09:52)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The Cuban government states that it will not extradite former Black Panther member Joanne Chesimard to the US. Rosie Hayes reports on the political refugee (09:53-11:01)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. President Bill Clinton made a visit to Goree Island off the coast of Senegal where millions of African slaves were shipped to the Americas. African American affairs writer Earl Ofari Hutchinson comments on the visit (11:02-14:56)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. Immigration officials in the Bahamas have stated that four Cuban baseball players and the coach that fled Cuba in a boat are not political refugees and could be repatriated to Cuba (14:57-15:12)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 12 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.lcshTelecommunication -- Bermuda Islandsen_US
dc.subject.lcshCompetition -- Bermuda Islandsen_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitics, Practical -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical stability -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshDroughts -- Economic aspects -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshEl Nino Current -- Economic aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshClimatic changes --Economic aspects -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Economic conditionsen_US
dc.subject.lcshCitizenship -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policyen_US
dc.subject.lcshPublic opinion -- Turks and Caicos Islandsen_US
dc.subject.lcshExtradition -- United Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshRefugees -- United Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshPresidents -- Travel -- Africa, Sub-Saharanen_US
dc.subject.lcshAfrican Americans -- Historyen_US
dc.subject.lcshDefectors -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBaseball players -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical refugees -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.otherCable and Wireless (West Indies) Ltd.en_US
dc.subject.otherClinton, Bill, 1946- -- Travelen_US
dc.subject.otherGoree Islanden_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 02-04-1998en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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