Caribbean Report 14-12-1990

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.authorKirton, Alan (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorTimmins, Jerry (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGriffith, Leslie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRoy, Louis (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorLafontant, Roger (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBazin, Marc (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorAristide, Jean Bertrand (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorAdams, Alvin (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCompton, John (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorKhan, Sharief (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:37)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Days before the elections, a massive crowd gathers in Port-au-Prince in support of Haitian presidential candidate, Jean-Bertrand Aristide . A member of one of the observer groups and General Secretary of the Caribbean Conference of Churches, Rev. Alan Kirton, speaks to Hugh Crosskill via a live telephone interview (00:38-02:40)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Review of Haiti’s political events in the run-up to the upcoming presidential elections. The special report features Jerry Timmins; Leslie Griffith, Methodist Minister; Louis Roy, Head of the Council of State; Roger Lafontant; Marc Brazin, presidential candidate; Jean-Bertrand Aristide, presidential candidate; Alvin Adams, US Ambassador to Haiti; and John Compton, Prime Minister of St. Lucia (02:41-12:08)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. The live interview with Rev. Alan Kiston reconvenes in which he expounds on the Lafontant factor disrupting the democratic process of free and fair elections (12:09-12:53)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Controversy is mounting in Guyana over the implementation of the electoral reforms agreed on by President Hoyte following Jimmy carter’s visit to Georgetown. A major row is building between Guyana’s ruling party, the opposition parties and other groups. Sharief Khan reports (12:54-14:50)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 53 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 -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti -- Politics and government -- Historyen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshElection law -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.otherElections -- Violence -- Haitien_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 14-12-1990en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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