27 September 2019
Violent crime: A national concern not a political football

Violent crime: A national concern not a political football


“ And the beat goes on........” Those haunting words from a very popular song of the seventies are today driving us into a state of restlessnes...
20 September 2019
Democracy is a two-way responsibility

Democracy is a two-way responsibility


The funeral of one of the heroes of the African liberation movement, Robert Mugabe, the deposed former President of Zimbabwe, took place last weekend....
13 September 2019
Climate change, natural disasters and personal responsibility

Climate change, natural disasters and personal responsibility


RECENTLY a number of our former national footballers from the famous 1979 team which put SVG firmly on the regional map were honoured for their contr...
06 September 2019
The Caribbean cultural influence

The Caribbean cultural influence


Now that we have come to the end of the major Carnival festivals in the Caribbean, Grenada’s being the last, the festivals staged by Caribbean migra...
30 August 2019
Charting a new direction

Charting a new direction


I am happy that the local sporting community has honoured, posthumously, the late Jules Anthony of Troumaca and more appropriately North Leeward for h...
23 August 2019
A look at some local issues

A look at some local issues


THANKS for the positive feedback that I have had so far on the two previous columns reflecting on the 40th anniversary of the launching of the United...
16 August 2019
Fortieth anniversary of the United People’s Movement (UPM) – Part 2

Fortieth anniversary of the United People’s Movement (UPM) – Part 2


For a host of reasons the formation and launching of the United People’s Movement (UPM), the subject of this column last week and today, was like no...
09 August 2019
40th anniversary of UPM

40th anniversary of UPM


2019 does not only mark the 40th anniversary of our nation’s reclamation of its independence, for in the same year 1979, another important event too...
02 August 2019
Sports against crime…and much more

Sports against crime…and much more


There are few among us who would not welcome the initiation of the Sports Against Crime programme which was launched at the Chatoyer National Park yes...
26 July 2019
Too narrow approach to “renewal”

Too narrow approach to “renewal”


I am sure that I was not the only one somewhat relieved to hear of some concrete plans for the celebration of our 40th anniversary of the reclaiming o...