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Monday, June 11, 2018

The time has come to correct gross inaccuracies pertaining to the widespread claim that former Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago and also former political leader of the People’s National Movement (PNM) Mr Patrick Manning had coined the phrase “community leaders.”

Sunday, June 10, 2018

We are nearing the exciting and glamorous graduation season, when five years of hard school work pays out its dividends.

It is also a time of serious reflection as so many students prepare to enter the world of work while others push on to further their education.

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Some years ago, I visited a friend at Golden Grove prison and was jolted by the treatment meted which not only left an indelible mark about our gatekeeper’s injustices to man and propelled my intrinsic passion for the rights of the incarcerated amid such fetid if not heartless conditions, but is...

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Warnings against President Donald Trump converting the USA into a Third World dictatorship have been eclipsed by the emerging, far more apocalyptic threat of him seriously undermining the political, law and order systems, and the economic and social structure of that country.

Sunday, June 10, 2018

The landslide victory by the Barbados Labour Party (BLP) in the general election on May 24 instant has had two significant outcomes. The first was the fact that they won all 30 seats at stake and that removed the prospect of there being any opposition in the House of Assembly.

Sunday, June 10, 2018

In London, scooter gangs wielding hammers, “zombie” knives, machetes, and sledgehammers maim and murder vulnerable people.

Saturday, June 9, 2018

BASSANIO: If it please you to dine with us.
SHYLOCK …I will buy with you, sell with you, talk with you, walk with you, and so following; but I will not eat with you, drink with you, nor pray with.

(The Merchant of Venice Act 1 Scene 3)

Saturday, June 9, 2018

After Wednesday’s Parliament drama on the ill-fated process to select a Police Commissioner, Thursday’s Senate sitting might have seemed tame if not for UNC Senator Wade Mark’s warning to Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi.

Friday, June 8, 2018

US history is the product of a mortal struggle between men in white hats and those in black; or, as the westerns and detective movies say, between the good guys and the bad guys. Habitually, the bad guys win.

That is why North Korea should not give up its nuclear weapons.

Friday, June 8, 2018

“We must move much faster if we are to honour our commitment on ending child labour, and we need to do it together.” — UN

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