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Will Notting Hill Carnival die?

…Or so says the carnival’s immediate past co-directors Chris Boothman and Ancil Barclay who resigned last week in frustration at the chronic under-funding and lack of support for the event, which is billed as Europe’s largest street festival. Even though the carnival…

Violence & the Labour Day parade

So there has been a lot of chatter this week about violence and the annual West Indian American Day Carnival festivities (aka Labour Day parade) in New York City. A fatal shooting in Crown Heights has been controversially linked to…

Islandista is on the move!

… is on the move! We’ve moved over to fancier new digs (and our own custom domain name) over at www.islandistas.com! The move – which we hinted at some months ago when we asked for your insight on templates (and…