Matthew Hunte writes about the Caribbean for Global Voices Online. You can follow him on Twitter at @matthunte.
The death of Mario Deane in a Jamaican jail cell became the latest flashpoint between citizens and police officers in Jamaica, which has a long history of police brutality.
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Guyana's Lisa Punch called her country "poor" during an interview on the reality show "Rising Star." The stats say she's right, but some of her countrymen were angry to hear it.