1. As a result of LA clipper’s owner Donald Sterling’s racist comments, commissioner of the NBA Adam Silver has banned him for life and fined him $2.5 million dollars.
2. Controversial dancehall artist Alkaline donated $200,000 to cancer patients to offset their medical bills.
3. Chris Gayle’s Instagram account seems to be the talk of the town. Buzzfeed published an article on May 1, 2014 to their website highlighting the West Indies cricketer’s relaxed lifestyle. See the full article here
4. Finance Minister Peter Phillips has withdrawn the much debated bank tax 😀
Picture of the Week
- This picture stirred a racist/classist debate on social media last week. What do you think? Was she careless? Is carnival safe for a pregnant mother? Would it still be acceptable if she was of a darker skin tone?
Event of the Week: Carnival Road March
- “We have a truck on the road…….”
Video of the Week: Carnival Road March