A Brooklyn-based Haitian-American literacy group is urging the department of education to create better initiatives assisting immigrant students and parents in the high school enrollment process. Comment
As though the news was not bad enough for Barbados, the island on Thursday suffered another downgrade of its sovereign bonds, the second drop in international financial ratings in exactly one week. Comment
The Caribbean American Center of New York (CACNY) and Summit Academy Charter School are hosting a college preparation workshop for city middle school and high school students on March 11. Comment
The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) says St. Lucia’s Minister of Health and Wellness, Mary Isaac, is on a two-day visit at PAHO headquarters here to explore health collaboration and outline work on priority public health issues for her country. Comment
How many immortal speeches have been delivered by U.S. presidents and other American icons? Lincoln’s “Four score and seven years ago” Gettysburg Address, FDR’s “We have nothing to fear but fear itself,” Eisenhower’s beware of the “Military-Industrial Complex” farewell address, JFK’s “Ask not what your country can do for you” inaugural address, Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, and Reagan’s “Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall,” are among the handful which have stood the test of time. Comment
Your friends follow what you have to say.
Whether on social media or otherwise, they listen to you and understand, ask your opinion, seek your wisdom, and look to your lead. With them, you live a good life. Have followers like those, as you’ll see in “Madame President” by Helene Cooper, and you can change the world. Comment