11 December 2020
Keeping the village connected virtually

Keeping the village connected virtually


EDITOR: 2020 has been a challenging year. This past July was 15 years since we had our very successful Villagers reunion in St. Vincent and the Grena...
08 December 2020
Chicken grown in a lab – Would you eat it?

Chicken grown in a lab – Would you eat it?


If you went to a restaurant for a chicken meal but on the menu is chicken nuggets, not the regular ones, but nuggets from chicken produced in a lab, n...
We need fair and transparent parameters to measure performance in the civil service

We need fair and transparent parameters to measure performance in the civil service


EDITOR: I am a government employee in a department that I prefer to keep anonymous. I have been working in this particular ministry for the past 12 y...
04 December 2020
‘Mini’ was an excellent candidate; wrong party

‘Mini’ was an excellent candidate; wrong party


EDITOR: The election is finished. I am from the constituency of South Leeward and it is unfortunate that Dr. Mineva Glasgow “Mini” lost the seat. ...
Why ULP won, NDP lost the  November 5th General Elections

Why ULP won, NDP lost the November 5th General Elections


EDITOR: The ULP, led by their charismatic and very experienced political leader Dr Ralph Gonsalves, secured an unprecedented 5th term in office in the...
National Health Insurance –  the way to go!

National Health Insurance – the way to go!


EDITOR: Let me first say thanks to all who provided positive feedback to my recent writings encouraging our politicians to move in the direction of pr...
ULP Government has been fair as regards contracts

ULP Government has been fair as regards contracts


EDITOR: It appears to be normal for Opposition parties to accuse governments they wish to replace as corrupt. St. Vincent and the Grenadines is no exc...
Vincentian-style political strikeouts and home runs

Vincentian-style political strikeouts and home runs


EDiTOR: The American bat-and-ball game of baseball is the national sport in the Spanish-speaking Caribbean whose three countries make up most of the p...
01 December 2020
SVGCC discriminating against some males with long hair

SVGCC discriminating against some males with long hair


EDITOR: Please allow me a space in your publication to put focus on a matter that not only affects me but many other male students at the St. Vincent ...
Plus and Minus in SVG 2020 Elections

Plus and Minus in SVG 2020 Elections


Editor: I had the opportunity to follow up the general elections in Trinidad and Guyana. In the Trinidad Election Campaign, the Prime Minister of Trin...