Caribbean Report 10-04-1992

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.authorGoffe, Leslie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorRichardson, Robin (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorDunn, Hopeton (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHall, Stuart (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorFilostrat, Chris (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorSoares, João Baena (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Marion (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorAldana, Carlos (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:32)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. In England, Prime Minister John Major’s Conservative Party wins a simple and clear majority with 336 seats – 65 seats ahead of its nearest rival the Labour Party. Six Black/Asian members of parliament are also elected. Correspondent Leslie Goffe discusses the importance of the Black vote with media analyst Hopeton Dunn, author Robin Richardson and Professor Stuart Hall (00:33-07:33)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The possibility of a US invasion of Haiti to resolve the political crisis looms once again amid calls by the European Parliament for a monitoring force to be sent to Haiti, and the European Commission’s resolution to enforce the trade embargo against Haiti. This comes following the Haitian Supreme Court recent ruling that the OAS brokered accord was unconstitutional (07:33-08:43)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Chris Filostrat, the Public Affairs Spokesman at the US embassy in Haiti comments on the possibility of US military action, should the crisis remain unresolved in Haiti. However, João Baena Soares, OAS Secretary General dismisses the possibility as illogical (08:44-10:07)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Senior US Official says that the US may take away the visas of backers of the military coup that ousted Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide (10:08-10:40)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The London based international charity organization, Christian Aid, is set to take up a number of issues with the British government officials on behalf of the Caribbean. Chairman of the board of governors, Lady Marion Fraser, comments on the concerns to be taken to officials (10:49-13:47)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Carlos Aldana who is responsible for media ideology in the ruling Cuban communist party, hits out against the more than thirty foreign radio stations such as Radio Martí, who transmit hundreds of hours of programs daily to Cuba, critical of communist rule on the island (13:48-14:45)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 57 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.lcshConservative Party (Great Britain)en_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshVoting -- Blacks -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshEuropean Commission -- Resolutionsen_US
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- Foreign relations -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshEmbargo -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti -- Politics and government -- 20th centuryen_US
dc.subject.lcshOrganization of American Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshChristian Aiden_US
dc.subject.lcshRadio Martí Program (U.S.)en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 10-04-1992en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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