15 February 2019
Taking  stock

Taking stock


As we prepare to celebrate in grand style the 40th anniversary of the recovery of our Independence, it is my hope that we find time to reflect on the ...
08 February 2019
Has the West Indian Cricket team turned the corner?

Has the West Indian Cricket team turned the corner?


After West Indies 381 run defeat of England in four days in Barbados my immediate reaction was that “One swallow does not make a summer”. After al...
01 February 2019
The Venezuelan dilemma

The Venezuelan dilemma


What is happening in Venezuela is messy and demands more than one article to grasp the magnitude of what is at play. It should be of importance to...
25 January 2019
Do You Remember the January 22nd Holiday?

Do You Remember the January 22nd Holiday?


SOME OF US probably do not remember or perhaps never knew that January 22 was once a holiday here, celebrating our ‘discovery’ by Columbus. The...
18 January 2019
What Next?

What Next?


WE SHOULD REALLY have made a collective resolution to wake up from our deep slumber in 2019. It appears to manifest itself more visibly every January...
11 January 2019
Damning High Court Judgement re Public Officers

Damning High Court Judgement re Public Officers


ON JUNE 27, 2018 my column was captioned “A View of the Public Service from Outside”. It was in response to the PM’s call to the public to re...
04 January 2019
Another Year! Will it be business as usual?

Another Year! Will it be business as usual?


WELL THE resolutions for 2019 have been made with many resolving to do a multiplicity of things. It is something that we feel we ought to do. But wher...
28 December 2018
Christmas Thoughts

Christmas Thoughts


AFTER ALL THE excitement of Christmas one is left to ponder the view that Christ is being increasingly left out of Christmas. On Christmas day we have...
21 December 2018
That December  feeling

That December feeling


December is usually a very challenging month. It is of course the Christmas season, that brings its own demands and creates its own agenda. It’s a t...
14 December 2018
It’s Christmas time again

It’s Christmas time again


We are into the season that most of us anxiously awaited. Belief in the birth of Christ, in fact, of Christianity, does not seem to matter these days....