Interview with Hadiya Sewer, PhD candidate in the Africana Studies department at Brown University. Disaster capitalism in the U.S. territories in the aftermath of hurricanes Irma and Maria. (1 hour)
Category Archives: U.S. Virgin Islands
Strength and blessings to friends and family in the Virgin Islands, and everyone dealing with the destruction from Hurricane Irma. Stay #VIStrong! 4 minutes.
Hurricanes, Crisis in Guatemala, Queens of the Virgin Islands, Orzbo Report, pants. 13 minutes.
Auntie Janice Tutein shares the story of Minnie Minnie at the 2017 St. Croix Agrifest. The video is part of Encyclopedia Jumbie, a media archive of Afro-Caribbean culture associated with the Virgin Islands Caribbean Culture Center
Season Finale: Transfer Day Centennial Edition. 16 minutes.
“On November 23, 1733, a group of enslaved Africans carrying concealed cane knives killed six of the seven soldiers stationed at the fort and fired a canon to announce the beginning of the historic St. John Slave Rebellion.” -Kwesi Ronald Harris. VI Freedom Fighters Day is November 23.