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I am a Trinidadian living in the USA since 1969, and have always thought of my birth place as home, like any other person who feels a sense of belonging.

I have been travelling back to Trinidad on a yearly basis for Carnival and family. I understand, like in America, no one thinks to be patriotic where the dollar is concerned.

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Dr Rowley should go to the head of the class. There have been many echoes from legitimate women’s organisations in society, as well as other sleeping groups, now active and venturing their opinions about his recent statements.

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Sunday, February 12, 2017

The issue of the CCJ emerged following a symposium hosted by the Law Association two Saturdays ago. According to a Guardian report on February 7, 2017:

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Sunday, February 12, 2017

In the hysterical responses to Prime Minister Keith Rowley suggesting that women should choose their partners wisely, a far more egregious misstatement by Dr Rowley has been overlooked. This is his claim that one-third of all murders in the past month were the outcome of domestic violence.

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Sunday, February 12, 2017

Last week, I, like many citizens, was pleased to hear that Dr Keith Rowley, in his role as the Prime Minister, was embarking on a series of national conversations with the people of T&T regardless of party affiliation.

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Sunday, February 12, 2017

"Make way for d U, make way for d R"-Ultimate Rejects-MX Prime-Full Extreme.

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Sunday, February 12, 2017
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Sunday, February 12, 2017

It's been nearly two weeks since Angelo Bissessarsingh has died. His life was a bright flame that was prematurely extinguished by a terminal illness. T&T mourns the passing of a man who dedicated himself to the recording and preservation of our collective history.

Sunday, February 12, 2017

HELEN DRAYTON

How alike the rapid deterioration in the relationship between governments and the people is to familial relationships that turn sour. Both progress to abuse.

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Tobago is off to a flying start with regard to its murder rate. It’s less than a month and a half in 2017 and they’re already three murders there.

For the entire of 2016 in Tobago, there were six murders, seven in 2015, eight in 2014 and four in 2013.

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Saturday, February 11, 2017

Finance Minister Colm Imbert was being very firm in the Senate on Tuesday-he's not taking chances.

"I'm not going to say that," Imbert declared to Opposition Senator Wayne Sturge's lobbed picong.

Sturge and colleagues had been teasing Imbert about seeking populist policies.

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Saturday, February 11, 2017

In last week's column I wrote that I won't accept responsibility for women who have a sweet tooth for every sweetman. This was a specific reference to the tendency of some women to have broods of children for absentee fathers without the resources to care for them.

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Saturday, February 11, 2017

Cackling hens after midnight gave away the hiding spot of a prisoner on the run in Sangre Grande yesterday.

George McPherson: He run afowl of the law!

Don Antonio: That unsurprising moment when a fowl does better work than a police officer.

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Thursday, February 9, 2017

A mathematics teacher was allowed to continue on $70,000 station bail yesterday, after she appeared in court charged with two sexual offences involving a female student.

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Thursday, February 9, 2017

For some reason I fell off the media mailing list for last week's Port-of-Spain "Caribbean Faith Leaders Consultation" on HIV and AIDS organised by the Pan Caribbean Partnership Against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP) and the Planning Committee of Religious Leaders and have only now received a wordy press...

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Thursday, February 9, 2017

It is becoming crystal clear that the Dr Keith Rowley-led Government is clueless when it comes to running our country. They are unable to stimulate and diversify the economy. As for crime, they seem to be fighting crime on a different planet altogether.

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