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Like domestic violence, the belief by some women that they are lesser mortals and cannot face the world without having a boyfriend, is not unique to T&T. But we have to admit that Trinbagonian women appear particularly susceptible.  

Having a child is also another badge of honour that is no big thing if the father is employed and “passing the...

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Politicians in general can be accused of contributing to the level of disruption in the Beetham and Laventille areas as many of their promises cannot be fulfilled. The many recommendations made to deal with crime and lawlessness in those areas, have not included the strict enforcement of the law...

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Any Minister of Finance who reintroduces a property tax similar to the one that the PNM tried to set up before the population kicked them out, deserves to be fired. Any Prime Minister who allows her Minister of Finance to rehash this rejected PNM budget proposal, deserves to lose the next...

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

I  am an elector in one of the Diego Martin constituencies. I believe there are some 100,000 of us in the three constituencies. 

 

 

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

After incrementally gaining ground in each of the three years that the People’s Partnership has been in government, the Tobago Organisation of the People is seeing a reversal of its fortunes in government.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Can someone tell me why the Sports Minister was not changed in the last reshuffle? He does nothing for the ordinary man in sports.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

I have been searching the daily newspapers diligently for an explanation of why a spent Lalonde Gordon was chosen to run in the 4x400 metres relay at the World Championships in Moscow, when Machel Cedenio was available. So far, I’ve not seen...

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

There is never a dull moment in our politics. Our present government is making sure that we are kept on our toes with their various meanderings on the political field. It makes for good reading and at times, is quite entertaining.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

I wish to support the suggestion contained in Mr Ramcharan’s letter which was published in your newspaper recently, that there be “a complete overhaul of the judicial system.” As usual, some judges were honoured with...

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

I was tonight confronted with a situation which leaves me and hundreds of others, no doubt, wondering if we actually have a place in this “society’—I use the term very loosely.

Tuesday, September 10, 2013
I would like to commend Debbie Jacob for her  article in Monday’s Guardian.  As the owner of a pit bull I cannot agree more with her. My pit is one of three “family” dogs (the other two being small mixed breeds)....
Tuesday, September 10, 2013

For some time now, I have been reading complaints in the press from early childhood educators about their very low salaries.

Monday, September 9, 2013

I am writing in response to the grave inconvenience the residents of Beetham Gardens have imposed upon myself and more importantly my kids once again. How can a portion of the population be so selfish and cruel to the rest of...

Monday, September 9, 2013
I am so happy that Mr Michael Anthony has raised the history of Dr Lennox Pawan’s research into the paralytic rabies spread by the bats in the 1930s. Because of his research and the fact he is recorded in the medical books...
Monday, September 9, 2013

I have been seriously pondering whether I have been just merely more mad, or downright more foolish than all others on the topic of crime and violence in T&T.

Sunday, September 8, 2013

As a Trinbagonian, I feel extremely proud when I see our athletes do well on the international stage. Jehue Gordon, George Bovell, Dylan Carter are the most recent successes.

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