15 October 2004
Vincy Heat and theTrammels of Independence

Vincy Heat and theTrammels of Independence


Vincy HeatThe crowd at last Sunday’s football match against Mexico left much to be desired. We might even say that it was conspicuous by its abse...
08 October 2004
Thinking outside the box

Thinking outside the box


The Constitutional Review Commission has produced its second booklet entitled "Looking at Our Constitution: Choices for Change". This booklet was laun...
01 October 2004
Let us continue the dialogue across political boundary lines

Let us continue the dialogue across political boundary lines


The Cross Country Road project is one that has me completely baffled. I believe that in its present form it is ill-conceived and crazy. The question I...
24 September 2004
A Caribbean Icon – Prof. Rex Nettleford

A Caribbean Icon – Prof. Rex Nettleford


St.Vincent is this week hosting its phase of the Regional Travelling Exhibition organised by the Schools of Continuing Studies with which Professor Re...
17 September 2004
Boggling the mind

Boggling the mind


The front page story of the September 3 edition of the News newspaper captioned “Teacher harassed, strip-searched at airport” raises many co...
10 September 2004
Ivan the Terrible –

Ivan the Terrible –


Today, Wednesday, the day this article is being written, is literally the day after and really once again St.Vincent and the Grenadines was saved, the...
03 September 2004
Alarming trends with crime

Alarming trends with crime


It is now Wednesday morning and I am sitting before my computer, having come here with every intention of writing a different kind of article this wee...
27 August 2004
The Olympics and all that

The Olympics and all that


Well, this weekend should see the end of what I call the Amerilympics. It certainly wasn't the Olympics, if one followed the NBC coverage of the games...
20 August 2004
Venezuela and Haiti

Venezuela and Haiti


The people of Venezuela seemed to have given a solid vote of confidence to President Chavez. Despite the nod of approval by the Carter Center and the ...
13 August 2004
As we approach the US elections

As we approach the US elections


“A nation’s artists and musicians have a particular place in its social and political life. Over the years I’ve tried to think long and...