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Saturday, July 14, 2018

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley may have chortled at the quips which he delivered on Thursday. But he was also very serious in frankly admitting to weaknesses in the anti-crime fight and Government’s responsibilities on this.

Friday, July 13, 2018

The Sangre Grande graduates of the CHOICES Adolescent Mothers Programme invited me to their 25th Anniversary Reunion on June 23 at the CHOICE Centre, Slinger Francisco Boulevard, Phase 4, La Horquetta.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

At the 2017 post-budget analysis of the T&T Chamber of Industry and commerce, Finance Minister Colm Imbert dismissed his hosts not having come for “sterile debate and academic discussion.” The Planning Minister and others have also spoken of the private sector’s propensity to import...

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Before gaining fame as a Roman statesman, Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 BC-43 BC) began his career as a lawyer.

His first major case was the defence of a man accused of patricide, the penalty of which was death and the forfeiture of property.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

I recently did a talk at a graduation, in which I was very candid. I guess that’s nothing new—Candid, that’s me. I asked parents to go home and do introspection. Introspection guided by the following questions:

• Do you believe in what you’re telling your kids?

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Believe it or not, through Sunday’s World Cup Finals, the continuing murderous violence and the onset of the hurricane season, there are two local government by-elections (“bye-elections” as used by the Election and Boundaries Commission (EBC) is also correct, as far as I am concerned) to be...

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

So the 2018 results are in and one little boy was lucky enough to get 100% in the exam confirming in the imaginations of Trinidadians that boys smarter than girls, you know!

Sunday, July 8, 2018

The 1992 Olympic Games left me in amazement with a scene I will never forget as long as I live. I saw an athlete, Derek Redmond actually hopping to the finish line after being injured in the race.

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Beneath every face are the latent faces of ancestors; beneath every character, their characters.

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Why is transformation of the financial, economic, and social sector, as advocated in my column last week, so vitally important?