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Tag Archives: bigotry

  1. METHODIST CHURCH OF BARBADOS GIVES TYPICAL KNEE-JERK RESPONSE CONCERNING SAME SEX CIVIL UNIONS

    C A V E A T Although we recognise the Methodist Church has their right to air concerns, nevertheless? This sect of Christianity (as many others in the island) is missing the point, a Referendum would be held on Same Sex marriage but remote workers if coming to Barbados would need their Civil Unions be […]

    October 22, 2020ControversyNo comments
  2. NEW HBO DOCUMENTARY, ‘SAY HER NAME: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF SANDRA BLAND,’ EXPLORES THE CONTROVERSIAL DEATH OF A YOUNG BLACK WOMAN IN POLICE CUSTODY; PREMIERES ON FEBRUARY 25

    On July 10, 2015, Sandra Bland, a politically engaged and vibrant 28-year-old African American from Chicago, was arrested for a traffic violation in a small Texas town. After three days in custody, she was found hanging from a noose in her jail cell. Bland’s death was quickly ruled a suicide, sparking allegations of a racially […]

    February 9, 2019ControversyNo comments
  3. “Outraged for black womanhood” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    After a lifetime in Caribbean and international politics, I thought the time had long since passed when I could be outraged by any event. This is not only blatant racism getting a pass; it is a most disturbing endorsement of it. Worse yet, it is a savage attack on black womanhood – something to which […]

    December 18, 2016Controversy, EditorialNo comments
  4. Not a nightmare, just reality – Donald Trump wins the White House

    Donald Trump, a 70-year-old business tycoon that has made disparaging remarks about women, the disabled, African-Americans, Latinos, Muslims, LGBTQ people and immigrants, has won the US presidential election;-

    November 13, 2016Political, Video GalleryNo comments