Millennials and Religion: The failing relationship – Caribbean National Weekly

Celina DeCastro A news report in Jamaica shortly after the recent Easter celebration drew attention to the fact that young people do not have the same views of Easter as their parents. The findings of that report was accurate as religion has little or no appeal to millennials. The Pew Research Center, has found that … Continue reading Millennials and Religion: The failing relationship – Caribbean National Weekly

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Recipe: Italian Wedding Soup – Caribbean National Weekly

Taking a break from the same type of chicken soup, want to try some more Italian in your life? Mamma Mia! Try Italian wedding soup. The term wedding soup derived from the Italian phrase “minestra maritata”, married soup, which refers to the “marriage” of the greens and broth combination. Serving the dish at weddings are … Continue reading Recipe: Italian Wedding Soup – Caribbean National Weekly

Trinidad’s Children’s Authority releases abuse preventative measures – Caribbean National Weekly

The Children’s Authority of Trinidad and Tobago collected data from May 2015 to December 2016 revealing almost 9,000 child abuse cases in the twin island nation. The highest reported abuse included physical abuse, sexual abuse and neglect. In their press release, the Authority states it is joining the national recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month … Continue reading Trinidad’s Children’s Authority releases abuse preventative measures – Caribbean National Weekly

Hollywood divided over “racist” street names – Caribbean National Weekly

Residents of the City of Hollywood are divided over whether to change the names of streets that have been named in honor of Confederate soldiers. The city recently announced a revision to the rules to rename streets from having two-thirds majority vote down to 50 percent of votes to allow a street name change. The … Continue reading Hollywood divided over “racist” street names – Caribbean National Weekly