You are here

Columnists

Friday, April 13, 2018

Like many others who are happy to identify themselves as “followers of Jesus” or “Christians”, I was confused and concerned to read reports that alleged that a Christian group in my country, seemed to claim that they had “superior rights”’ or were more “normal”, than another group of citizens....

Friday, April 13, 2018

When the now infamous “Weinstein Scandal” broke many people may not have known who Harvey Weinstein was but they knew the women—highly successful Hollywood actresses—who were coming forward with chilling stories of how, when and where they were allegedly sexually harassed, sexually assaulted or...

Thursday, April 12, 2018

No masterpiece was ever painted using whitewash. And whitewash is fast becoming the favourite paint. When mistakes occur, as invariably they will in any organisation, there are three possibilities; a random system failure; systemic issues; or human error. But we must learn from them.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Despite the public prime ministerial potty training of government ministers (to borrow a brilliant metaphor constructed by a close relative).

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Leave it up to me to jump to unschooling before most even buy into the concept of home-schooling. Oh well, it is what it is. What is it anyways? Unschooling?

Quite simply it is the rejection of a curriculum-based education system and quite frankly school on the whole.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Ireland and Poland are two European countries that are overwhelmingly Roman Catholic. The religion counts for about 80 per cent of Ireland’s five million population, and 95 per cent of Poland’s 40 million population.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Having written critically about the harm the SEA exam is doing to our children and the lack of a family-oriented paediatric service in the PICU at EWMSC, it was gratifying to have two positive experiences last week.

Monday, April 9, 2018

We have been taught that the right to vote is sacred.

Monday, April 9, 2018

Twenty- year-old Christine Chuniesingh lost her life to intimate partner violence this week. She won’t be the last woman for the year to die at the hands of her male partner.

Sunday, April 8, 2018

The UWI trade and economic development unit held a public conversation commemorating the work of Lloyd Best and Kari Levitt on the Plantation Economy Model.

Pages