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CALIFORNIA SET TO BE FIRST US STATE TO BAN HAIR DISCRIMINATION

[BBC News –  June 28th, 2019]: –California is set to become the first US state to ban discrimination against natural hair. The new bill, which the Senate passed in April, amends anti-discrimination laws to include “traits historically associated with race” and “blackness”. It bars discrimination against black hairstyles in schools and …

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PWA PRESIDENT SPEAKS ON RELATIONS WITH TUF

The relations between the Police Welfare Association (PWA) and the Trade Union Federation has been strained, ever since the police broke away from the grouping of public sector unions. In an HTS News4orce exclusive on Wednesday, the president of the PWA Travis Chicot, signaled his intention to forge good working …

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ST LUCIA HOSTS 2019 CARIBBEAN WATER CONFERENCE

Caribbean public water operators are meeting in St Lucia. Among the main agenda items is the impact of climate change on the public water supply and the lessons to be learnt from Dominica following the ravages of hurricanes Irma and Maria.  

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