11 May 2021
No one above the law

No one above the law


Most Vincentians are legitimately concerned about the allegations being made against Senator Ashelle Morgan and the Assistant Director of Public Prose...
07 May 2021
We are playing with fire

We are playing with fire


At this time last year, carnival lovers in SVG were smarting over the cancellation of the 2020 Carnival celebrations, but consoled themselves with the...
04 May 2021
Testing saves lives

Testing saves lives


In the war against Covid-19, testing saves lives. Testing is the only way to determine if someone is infected with SARS-CoV-2 – regardless of whethe...
30 April 2021
No May Day activities in SVG – again!

No May Day activities in SVG – again!


Another May Day will pass tomorrow without any activities organized to mark what is such an important occasion globally, the celebration of Internatio...
27 April 2021
Put yourself in my place

Put yourself in my place


A LOT OF PRAISE has been heaped, deservedly, both officially and in the media, on the many persons, organisations, business entities and countries wh...
23 April 2021
A huge loss to the nation

A huge loss to the nation


We at SEARCHLIGHT share the sense of collective shock and grief felt by our nation in learning of the passing of Brother Parnel ‘PR’ Campbell earl...
20 April 2021
Say it again, Professor

Say it again, Professor


This past Sunday, there was an explosive eruption at La Soufriere, the 30th such event since the volcano moved into the present phase of seismic acti...
16 April 2021
Water – If we cooperate, we will manage together

Water – If we cooperate, we will manage together


ON THE RECENT occasion of World Water Day (March 22), we quoted from the English poet W H Auden as follows: “Thousands live without love, not one w...
13 April 2021
Solidarity and humanitarianism Agriculture devastated by soufriere ash

Solidarity and humanitarianism Agriculture devastated by soufriere ash


WE CAN ALL FEEL PROUD of the response of thousands of Vincentians to our latest collective calamity, the violent eruption of La Soufriere volcano. It...
09 April 2021
Our nation calls, let’s  respond collectively

Our nation calls, let’s respond collectively


As if to remind us that there are far greater problems than the ones we create, the wrangle between the Teachers’ Union, the Public Service Union an...