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  • 02:01

    Talk Jamaica Dec 20

    in Current Events

    The yuletide episode of your cutting edge commentary Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm.
    The discussion segment commences at 4:40 p.m. Is it time to do away with corporal punishment? The Education Minister Ronald Thwaites joins us at that time.


    Then at 5 p.m., we continue to discuss the issue of corporal punishment Executive Director of the National Parenting Support Commission, Dr. Patrece Charles-Freeman and President of the Jamaica Teachers’ Association, the JTA, Mr. Norman Allen. 
    Then, later in the broadcast, we take you into our Talk Vault feature, where we have a chat with Jamaican poet and author Christena Williams (Antonia Valaire).



     

  • 02:13

    Talk Jamaica - Nov 8

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week Fenton Ferguson transferred to Labour & Social Security while Horace Dalley transferred to Health, we will gauge reaction to this move.


    Then at 5 P.M... we have our election feature ‘On The Ballot’, this week we will discuss the East Central St Catherine seat where the JLP’s Alando Terrelonge seeks to challenge Member of Parliament Arnaldo Brown.


    We also have ‘The Week That Was’ and In Perspective. Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm on www.talkjamaicaradio.com/listen Remember you can also download our mobile app and you can also listen via phone, so many ways to listen, Talk Jamaica ‘Commentary At Its Best’, spread the word.

  • 01:59

    Talk Jamaica February 7, 2016

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week, we look at the stories from the week that was


    Then at 4:20 pm today, our election feature, ‘On the Ballot’ is back. We speak with PNP caretaker for St. James Central Ashley-Ann Foster and Heroy Clarke, the JLP Caretaker for that seat.


    We continue our ‘On the Ballot’ feature at 5:02 p.m., with focus on the North West Manchester constituency. The JLP’s standard bearer – Omar Frith will join us and the PNP Member of Parliament, Mikeal Phillips will join us at 5:20 pm.


    Talk Jamaica is live at 4pm on talkjamaicaradio.com/listen remember you can also download our mobile app or listen via phone.

  • 02:03

    Talk Jamaica January 3

    in Current Events

    The First 2016 installment of your cutting edge commentary Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm.


    We discuss the top stories of the year that was. Join in as our panelist dissect the old news, and forge paths for the future developments of Jamaica.


    Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm on talkjamaicaradio.com/listen

  • 02:09

    Talk Jamaica - September 21

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week we look at the Jamaica constabulary Force which is grappling with increasing murder rates, corruption within its ranks and some members who have gone on the wrong side of the law.


    THEN AT 5 P.M., we look back at the Trinidad and Tobago General Elections, expectations of and challenges facing the new government, as well as the political future of Kamla Persad-Bissessar


    Our Talk Vault guest this week is Executive Director of Ashe Caribbean Performing Arts Company and Rising Stars Judge Conroy Wilson. There is also The Week That Was and In Perspective, Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm on www.talkjamaicaradio.com/listen, you can also download our mobile app or listen via phone

  • 02:10

    Talk Jamaica Jan 17, 2016

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week what is happening in the ruling People’s National Party? Is there a leadership crisis? Our panel comprising expert political observers will join us.


    In our second discussion at 5 p.m., that controversy surrounding Guidance Counsellors and their ability to provide counselling to students struggling with their sexual identity. President of the Association of Guidance Counsellors in Education, Nena Dixon and Executive Director of the JFLAG, Dane Lewis and Head of the Love March Movement, Daniel Thomas will be join us.


    At 5:35, it will be time for our Talk Vault feature. Today, we highlight the The Community of United Jamaicans (CUJAM) and the founders of the Each One Reach One Backpack mission.


    Talk Jamaica is live at 4pm on talkjamaicaradio.com/listen remember you can also download our mobile app or listen via phone.

  • 02:09

    Talk Jamaica- Oct 25, 2015

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week we will be joined by President of the Senate, Floyd Morris, who will speak on the Malahoo Forte suspension, as well as give thoughts on the ongoing CCJ debate in the Upper House 
    Then at 5 PM Young Jamaica says the Minister of Health should be fired while PNPYO says they are playing politics. Andrae Blair President of the PNP YO and Howard Chamberlain who heads the JLP affiliate Young Jamaica will join us.
    We also have Talk Vault, In Perspective and The Week That Was

  • 01:52

    Talk Jamaica Sept 20

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week we play clips from the recently concluded annual conference of the People's National Party, we also get reactions from our political analysts of the presentation of the Prime Minister.  Then inside our Talk Vault we speak to Benton Morris who currently dances in the musical production Lion King.  There is also In Perspective and The Week That Was.  Talk Jamaica broadcasts live on talkjamaicaradio.com/listen 

  • 01:57

    Talk Jamaica Dec 13

    in Current Events

    TALK JAMAICA COMES YOUR WAY TODAY AT 4 PM
    We begin the show with a review of stories from ‘THE WEEK THAT WAS: Our top stories are:


    Political parties agree to no flags during political campaign


    Turmoil brews in the People's National Party


    The discussion segment commences at at 4:40 today and, at that time, attorney and gay rights activist along with his lawyer Anika Gray will join us to discuss Tomlinson's challenge to Jamaica's anti-sodomy laws


    Then at 5:10, we talk with Donna Parchment-Brown about the different breaches of the political code of conduct. Platform Comments and political flags and what her response.


    At 5:35, prepare to be inspired by Jermaine Haughton who has overcome poverty and pursued his dream of becoming a lawyer. He will be our guest inside our Talk Vault.


    We’ll also have the Talk History feature in the package.


    Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm on talkjamaicaradio.com/listen

  • 02:01

    Talk Jamaica -September 6

    in Current Events

    Your cutting edge commentary, Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm with Ralston Chamberlain and Ricardo Brooks.
    • PNP HOLDS CANDIDATE SELECTION EXERCISES
    • GREGORY MAIR STEPS DOWN, SOME WELCOME MOVE
    • JLP CALLS FOR RELEASE OF HEALTH SECTOR AUDIT FINDINGS


    This week we discuss Voter Apathy and its dismantling effects on a thriving democracy. We will be joined by Andrae Blair - PNP YO President, YJ Gen Secretary – Rohan Walsh, Scott Mullings - Unregistered Voter Student at UWI and Shaqkeera Douglas enumerated Law student who will not be voting in the next election.


    Then at 5:15 p.m., we deepen the conversation on the damning findings from the Audit into the Health Sector... get reactions from Medical Association of Jamaica President Dr. Shane Alexis. 
    Then in Talk Vault, we meet a registered nurse and entrepreneur who this year survived breast cancer. Today’s feedback question: What do you make of the decision by the authorities not to release the full health sector report?
    Join the discussion at

  • 02:01

    Talk Jamaica- Aug 9

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this Sunday, we review stories from ‘THE WEEK THAT WAS’: Our top stories are: 
    * DERRICK SMITH SAYS NO PLANS TO REMOVE ANDREW HOLNESS
    * PAJ CONDEMNS WARMINGTON’S ATTACK ON MEDIA WORKER



    The discussion segment commences at 4:30. The discussion segment commences, we look at the state of the Jamaica Labour Party and reports that persons within its ranks want Andrew Holness removed from the helm. Our political experts will join us.



    At 5 p.m., Jamaica’s first ever LGBT Pride Celebrations. A sign of the times or is Jamaican society changing for the better? JFLAG’s Executive Director Dane Lewis and Chairman of the Jamaica Coalition for Healthier Societies will weigh in.



    Then at 5:30 p.m, remembering Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ)’s late former Chairman, Dr. Barry Wade who died last week. Reflecting on his life will be JFJ representatives -Susan Goffe and Rodje Malcolm.



    Then, later in the broadcast, we take you into our Talk Vault feature, at 5:35 PM where he we chat with another top Jamaican performer in the 2015 World Championship of the Performing Arts, Donovan Gilpin.