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In December 2015 a new round of climate talks will take place in Paris. 

Climate change is arguably the greatest threat to human life on Earth. There is no drama in writing that the negotiators from governments around the world hold existence, as we know it, in their hands. While the Caribbean is a small contributor to absolute CO2 emissions, the...

Monday, July 6, 2015

There are welding robots, swimming robots, flying robots, dancing robots and yes lying ones too.

Monday, July 6, 2015

As I drive through Canaan, my mind drifts to the idea of gardening when I get home. “I wish I had some flowers and herbs to plant,” I say to myself. As if there is a Botanical Genie eavesdropping on my thoughts, in that moment the wish is granted.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

I so wanted to not write about marriage.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

The children of Haitian migrants born in the Dominican Republic are once again in danger of being banished from the country in which they have spent all their lives. It is hard to think that a humanitarian disaster of such proportions could be unfolding on our doorstep in this day and age.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Kevin Baldeosingh

Last week’s ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States legalising same-sex marriage was not a legal decision, but a moral one.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Next to Cable Beach in Nassau loom the two enormous slabs of the Baha Mar resort—empty of guests but 97 per cent complete.

The developers filed for bankruptcy last Monday, and sued their Chinese construction company for US$192 million.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Loneliness does not come from having no people about one, but from being unable to communicate the things that seem important to oneself, or from holding certain views which others find inadmissible.

—Carl Jung; Memories Dreams and Reflections.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

President Anthony Carmona filled the vacancies on the Integrity Commission last week and in the process, fired some salvos of his own at his critics by referring to their criticisms of his handling of the Integrity Commission as “rum shop logic.” While the President has developed a propensity for

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Just think of Mayaro and the idyllic beauty of the southeastern villages comes to mind. Just before you enter its boundary, there is the picturesque Manzanilla avenue of groovy coconut trees. They bend, twist and twirl long trunks in the wind to the tantrums of wayward beachcombers.

Saturday, July 4, 2015

LAURA DOWRICH-PHILLIPS

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