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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

Thursday, June 7, 2018

In a publication in the newspapers titled “Diversification and the politician,” Mary King continues to shower encomiums on the vision, business acumen, entrepreneurship, and management capabilities of Lawrence Duprey and his co-directors and managers in the diversification of our foreign...

Thursday, June 7, 2018

No economic policy will achieve growth or diversification unless it is supported by a sustained business focus and a strategy.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

The recent Facebook Cambridge Analytica scandal made us realise how much strong data protection rules are important for the society as a whole, including for the very functioning of the democratic process.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Recently, there have been stories in the press of children whose rights have been violated by teachers. Teachers, like most adults in the society, find it impossible to accept that children are equally entitled, as adults, to enjoy human rights.

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