Black Lives do Matter

As protests in the US continue against the killing of unarmed civilian George Floyd by police, Over the Hump explores some aspects of race relations in T&T and the nature of anti-black prejudice here. Read more

Cooperating with Covid

Strategies for coping, reaching out to your community and being kind to yourself and others are just some ways to deal with the mental fallout of being in virtual lockdown. It ain’t easy, and some... Read more

Ready, set… not yet!

There is an encouraging vibe of positivity among the Caribbean sporting fraternity even though many athletes, coaches and administrators are disappointed by the postponement or cancellation of major events like the 2020 Olympic Games. Listen... Read more

T&T Carnival – To Be or Not To Be?

LISTEN TO THIS EPISODE What would T&T Carnival look like in the post-Covid era? Even without an official announcement, it appears that Trinidadians and Tobagonians are accepting that part of the immediate post-Covid future will... Read more

Grow your own pharmacy

Many people are starting kitchen gardens during this time of virtual lockdown and Rambharat said, "I've been telling people, why don't you grow your own pharmacy?" Read more

Fete promoters urge greater support

ABOVE: Paige de Leon of the Fete Promoters Association; Jules Sobion, commander-in-chief of Caesar’s Army and Brevard Nelson, President of St Mary’s College Past Students Union discuss the success and challenges of 2019 Carnival at... Read more

Is sport’s future really female?

Above: Trinidadian Olympic shot putter Cleopatra Borel Four-time Olympian Cleopatra Borel is the star on this edition of Talk ‘Bout Us. She joins Franka to speak about women in sport – the athletes and the... Read more

Patrice Roberts – Shy No More

ABOVE: Patrice Roberts. PHOTO: PATRICE ROBERTS In the latest edition of Talk ‘Bout Us, Franka presents the fourth installment of our Carnival 2019 series, The Re-release. Our featured performer started in the calypso arena, winning... Read more

Kes – Singing for the people

ABOVE: Kees Dieffenthaller performs at Fete With the Saints on February 2 in Port of Spain. PHOTO: ADMIT ONE CARIBBEAN Talk ‘Bout Us speaks to Trinidadian performer Kees Dieffenthaller for its Carnival 2019 series The... Read more
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