26 April 2019
Learning from Soufriere experience – Part 2

Learning from Soufriere experience – Part 2


As indicated last week, this week’s column will supplement the activities of NEMO in drawing lessons from our experiences of the Soufriere eruption ...
18 April 2019
Learning from our Soufriere experiences

Learning from our Soufriere experiences


We have a long weekend, the traditional Easter weekend before us, with time for religious activities, sporting and other recreational engagements, but...
12 April 2019
ULP 18 (Part 2) – Time to break the old mold

ULP 18 (Part 2) – Time to break the old mold


THE GOVERNING Unity Labour Party (ULP) administration last week put on a show of force in capital city Kingstown to celebrate its 18th successive yea...
05 April 2019
ULP celebrates 18 –year term. Where do we go from here?

ULP celebrates 18 –year term. Where do we go from here?


CONGRATULATIONS TO the Unity Labour Party government which last week crossed the 18-year milestone in government, the longest such unbroken stretch i...
29 March 2019
Sylvia we’re sorry

Sylvia we’re sorry


There are so many issues on which one can comment that it would take far more than one column weekly to even begin to address them. Naturally, with th...
22 March 2019
Who are the invaders?

Who are the invaders?


The cold-blooded murder of 50 innocent persons in the city of Christchurch in New Zealand, last Friday, while at prayers in two Muslim mosques, has ca...
15 March 2019
Two momentous days: March 13 and 14

Two momentous days: March 13 and 14


It is often said that “history is a great teacher”, but even the greatest of teachers need willing students if lessons are to be absorbed, one mus...
08 March 2019
Ah still love me  carnival, but…

Ah still love me carnival, but…


To this date, beyond my “three score and ten” allocation, and in spite of all the changes, I must confess that “Ah still love me Carnival”. Tr...
01 March 2019
Patriot’s passing gives greater  impetus to national heroes month

Patriot’s passing gives greater impetus to national heroes month


I join belatedly in the many tributes to the late Dr Edgar ‘Doc’ Adams who was buried on Monday of this week, and express my condolences, not only...
22 February 2019
Venezuela: Stand up for principle, not military intervention!

Venezuela: Stand up for principle, not military intervention!


There is hardly any God-loving human soul in this part of the world whose heart does not bleed for the suffering of the of Venezuela, our Caribbean ne...