24 April 2020
Period of Despair!

Period of Despair!


I begin this week’s column by recognising that Wednesday, April 22, was the anniversary of the day John Horne left us. Too much can never be said ab...
17 April 2020
There will be no  Village Dog Fight!

There will be no Village Dog Fight!


While we are trying to understand this still-new virus COVID -19 we have to confront a crisis in leadership.  In past crises, health or otherwise, w...
09 April 2020
Easter in the Time of COVID-19

Easter in the Time of COVID-19


In 1979, as Shake Keane reminds us, “The thing split Good Friday in two”. This year Covid-19 will determine how we spend Easter. Well, possibly, f...
03 April 2020
We in Vinceyland are a Special People!!

We in Vinceyland are a Special People!!


I had started writing this weekly column when I received news that SVG has a second positive case of the COVID-19 virus. It does not detract from w...
27 March 2020
Our time of gloom

Our time of gloom


ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT the Prime Minister finally addressed the nation on the issue of COVID-19. To me the most important statement he made is that we ar...
20 March 2020
It is the worst of times

It is the worst of times


WE ARE INTO challenging and unprecedented times where the global village is being taxed to its capacity. The village is virtually at a partial shu...
13 March 2020
From villain to National Hero

From villain to National Hero


TOMORROW, March 14, we pay homage to Chatoyer whom we have declared our first national hero. Although he is central to the story, it is much larger th...
06 March 2020
A system of National Honours needed!

A system of National Honours needed!


I HAVE on different occasions suggested that a system of national awards or honours is needed. This really should have gone along with the establi...
28 February 2020
The election bell has rung

The election bell has rung


The election bell is certainly ringing, but the question is when will it stop? Once the new year rolled in election was very much in the air. Only th...
21 February 2020
The challenges of living in the Global Village

The challenges of living in the Global Village


DURING THE LAST ten days or so this country was in a state of near panic as word spread about the deadly coronavirus. Fifteen or 20 years ago it w...