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Corporate Giant Severs Ties with Panorama Champion *LINK*
Posted By: When Steel Talks
Date: Sunday, 5 February 2006, at 7:43 a.m.
Corporate Giant Severs Ties with Panorama Champions
Is it a case of the rich serving the rich?
2006 T&T Steelband Panorama Season
New York - In years gone by, the turbulent past of the steelband movement in Trinidad and Tobago made it advisable for foreign multi-billion dollar corporations doing business in the country to 'lend' assistance or support steelbands as a partial means of reinvesting in the community and very human resources of the nation that was an integral part of their wealth. In fact, Dr. Eric Williams, known as the 'father of the nation' and its first Prime Minister, made it clear that this course of action was 'highly recommended' to put it politely.
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