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What Happened to Jamaica? Democratic Socialism in Jamaica and A Tale of Two Islands

October 17th, 2019|

What Happened to Jamaica? Democratic Socialism and A Tale of Two Islands Did you know that in 1971, the United States to Jamaica currency exchange rate was $1 USD to $0.77 JMD, nine years after Jamaica's independence from Britain? In 1992 it was $1 USD to $22 JMD. In 2019 it's $1 USD to $136 JMD. (S [...]

JTOL0091 The Intellectual Diversity Crisis

July 29th, 2019|

Have you noticed the trend in higher education towards diversity and inclusion? What have these words come to mean? And could that trend in some ways actually be a really BAD thing? Let's discuss! Using Word Embeddings to Analyze how Universities Conceptualize Diversity in their Online Institutional [...]