After the mad consumption of Black Friday, Small-Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday, the pre-Christmas spending push has finally turned to charity. Giving Tuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on holiday and end-of-year giving. Continue reading “Giving Tuesday”
“On August 5, 1914, England declared war on Germany not long after the assassination of the heir to the Austrian throne. Submarines, tanks and dreadnoughts appeared on the world stage, ushering in a new stage of warfare. Continue reading “Jamaica and the Great War”
Like basically every person with a Netflix account and a few hours of free time, I have been watching the new series The Crown, which tells the story of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign. Season 1 Episode 8, “Pride and Joy”, documents Elizabeth and Philip’s 1953 world tour, which included a stop in Jamaica.