13 December 2019
The Zozibini  Tunzi (Miss Universe) effect

The Zozibini  Tunzi (Miss Universe) effect


After that grotesque and ridiculous sham Dominica elections that they claim reflected the will of the people, it ºwas good to be greeted with the new...
06 December 2019
Bonding with our brothers and sisters

Bonding with our brothers and sisters


You are reading this column on December 6, General Election Day in Dominica, but it was written on December 4, two days before. A lot would have happe...
29 November 2019
Are the chickens  coming home to roost?

Are the chickens coming home to roost?


This week has turned out to be an explosive one with startling revelations made by an Al-Jazeera investigative report that focused largely on Dominica...
22 November 2019
When your neighbour’s house is on fire…!

When your neighbour’s house is on fire…!


It is amazing that in a region that embraces the OECS and CARICOM we know so little about each other. Our television station provides us with a multip...
15 November 2019
The silly season is here

The silly season is here


The season when a lot of foolishness happens is with us once more. Over the next year a number of elections will be held in the region, some within we...
08 November 2019
The Jomo – Comrade Leader saga

The Jomo – Comrade Leader saga


I have in the past wondered about and reflected on the relationship between Jomo and his Comrade leader. Two things stood out for me.Quite often in t...
01 November 2019
Renewal at 40!

Renewal at 40!


In my recent publication I argued that “an Independent country with the basic structures of colonialism still intact needed to reconstruct its socie...
25 October 2019
1979 – The Year of Independence (continued from last week)

1979 – The Year of Independence (continued from last week)


Premier Cato on his return from England where he discussed procedures for reclaiming the country’s Independence indicated that the day was to be Jan...
18 October 2019
Last Lap to  Independence

Last Lap to Independence


Grenada achieved its independence on February 7, 1974, making the matter of Independence a talking point particularly in St Lucia and St Vincent. The ...
11 October 2019
The most repressive period in modern Vincentian politics

The most repressive period in modern Vincentian politics


As we begin to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the recovery of our Independence with the expected pomp and ceremony, we will do well to reflect on t...