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The riots in Ferguson, Missouri have really scared me. The residents continue to express their outrage over the killing of Michael Brown. And it’s not just because he was an unarmed teen, it was because he was a black teen who was shot by a white officer. The black community is enraged over the jury’s decision to not indict the police officer Darren...

Sunday, September 9, 2012

The excessive noise permitted by those in authority leaves much to be desired. It is indeed unbelievable that a major event, which would host thousands of persons, would be held by authorities at the Oval.

Sunday, September 9, 2012

Amid all of the jubilant celebrations taking place in our country, several episodes of grief continue to peek through the happiness which we are so given to express.

Sunday, September 9, 2012

As citizens celebrate our half-century as an independent state, sadly, sinister moves are afoot by foreigners, local lawyers and rogue, backward foreign “courts” to destroy our standing as a sovereign nation.

Saturday, September 8, 2012

I totally enjoyed the article Remember When.... in your Sunday Guardian by Vernon Khelawan who is the media relations officer of the Catholic Media Services Ltd. The article addressed the many changes in the Catholic Church between 1962 and present day.

Saturday, September 8, 2012

I wish to alert the Ministry of Education on the wanton wastage of our money that is being pumped into the Maracas Presbyterian Primary School. The total population of that school is between 40 and 50 students of which 40 per cent do not regularly attend.

Saturday, September 8, 2012

I am writing as at the end of the first week of school. As of today, my son who just entered Form One of a leading secondary school quite close to the Ministry of Education, is still awaiting the provision of Government text books and his laptop from the nearby ministry.

Friday, September 7, 2012

 

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Thursday, September 6, 2012

About four months from now will be the third anniversary of the earthquake that devastated Haiti. The following paints a picture of what will happen in Trinidad and Tobago if the likely earthquake were to occur today. It will be 3.17pm and there will be no rain in Trinidad or Tobago on that day.

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Sincere congratulations to then organisers of the Independence celebrations held at Orange Field Junction. This was innovative and very creative as never before had there been such an event.

 

 

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

The current procedure for the selection and appointment of a Commissioner of Police could not have been more complex, costly and convoluted.

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Two scores and one decade ago Princes Town (and environs) was served by seven gas stations. Today, with the volume of vehicles having increased by hundreds of thousands, there is now one and a half gas station in this same area.

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