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Colin Robinson

Sunday, May 21, 2017
In an expressive culture like ours, so firmly rooted in piercing oral irony and spontaneous joking—one that produces incredible, unpolished sensations like Rankin Kia Boss—it’s a shame our stage comed
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Poetry filled up NAPA last month-end. Fuller than the grandstand for Dimanche Gras. Grandmothers. A tassa section. A screaming posse from Tobago. $200-a-ticket poetry.
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Last week the Attorney General moved a 49-clause bill that substantially overhauls the 1935 Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act.
Sunday, April 30, 2017
​I had an unknowing exchange with a news editor recently, someone I have a relationship with but did not know had returned to the newsroom.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
I deeply admire the spirit of the people of Guyana, a nation that has led the Caribbean on many social policy and protection issues, including ones related to sexuality.
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Vaughnette Bigford, our local vocal goddess, has a new CD where, says Cathy Shepherd’s Thursday review, she “reinterprets 11 songs from the Trinidad and Tobago calypso, pop, soca and soul songbooks, s
Sunday, April 16, 2017
“Sexual citizenship” used to be my favourite big-word. I put it in the title of my op-ed the people in the Commonwealth published. The piece that got Australian Judge Kirby’s knickers in a twist.
Sunday, April 9, 2017
I mentioned here recently how my social media comment about an employee’s neck-rolling at another person buying gas at St Christopher’s service station on Wrightson Road prompted a robust customer ser
Sunday, April 2, 2017
I miss Jack Warner and Louis Lee Sing’s 2012 west Port-of-Spain traffic plan. Do you?
Sunday, March 26, 2017
​It was the most gut-wrenching, heartbreaking week on Trinidad’s killing fields. A week to despair, to give up.