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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 [...]

JTOL0037 The Effects Socialism in Jamaica

January 28th, 2018|

00:00 Intro. 01:55 Fiscal conservatism vs social justice 03:14 Economic programs to solve social issues are EXPENSIVE 05:40 Another approach to looking at the situation, blaming neocolonialism. 10:42 Our inability to learn from history, and shunning of responsibility. 12:03 Thoughts about democracy [...]