A Lion Amongst Men: The Story of Elma Francois

A Lion Amongst Men: The Story of Elma Francois

This Labour Day, we shift the focus to the overshadowed women of the labour movement, specifically, Elma Francois, a name not often heard alongside the names of these powerful men ...
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The Last Ship and the End of Indian Indentureship in Trinidad

The Last Ship and the End of Indian Indentureship in Trinidad

: The beginning of the end of the indentureship system: A brief look at the S.S. Ganges which brought the last shipment of Indian Indentured immigrants to Trinidad in 1917. ...
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Celebrations in Focus: Eid-Ul-Fitr

Celebrations in Focus: Eid-Ul-Fitr

A look at Eid-ul-Fitr, Islam and Muslim organizations in T&T, featuring the Jinnah Memorial Mosque ...
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Communicating with spirits, Getting High: The wooden artefacts of the Caribbean Indigenous Cohoba Ceremony

Communicating with spirits, Getting High: The wooden artefacts of the Caribbean Indigenous Cohoba Ceremony

Rewind 500 or 1000 years before the present time and learn about the cohoba tree seeds which were made into a powder and used in what was called the “cohoba ceremony” and linked to detailed wooden sculptures uncovered by archaeologists ...
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Five Things You Should Know About the Coterie of Social Workers and its Founder, Audrey Jeffers

Five Things You Should Know About the Coterie of Social Workers and its Founder, Audrey Jeffers

On April 15th we are celebrating World Art Day! This global event was started by UNESCO to help reinforce the links between artistic creations and society, encourage greater awareness of the diversity of artistic expressions and highlight the contribution of artists to sustainable development (Unesco.org) ...
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A Look at Art History in Trinidad and Tobago

A Look at Art History in Trinidad and Tobago

On April 15th we are celebrating World Art Day! This global event was started by UNESCO to help reinforce the links between artistic creations and society, encourage greater awareness of the diversity of artistic expressions and highlight the contribution of artists to sustainable development (Unesco.org) ...
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