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  1. Why is CARICOM mute? Joint NDP/TEAM UNITY Press Conference March 10, 2014

    Let me begin my presentation by quoting from the late great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s letter of April 1963, “I am in Birmingham because injustice is here. Just as the prophets of the eighth century B.C. left their villages and carried their “thus saith the Lord” far beyond the boundaries of their home towns, […]

    March 11, 2014PoliticalNo comments
  2. Campaign 2013 for Barbados – Spitting Match or Chance to show people how Parties have Conscience after all?

    — Listen to the voice sayin’ follow me When two tribes go to war, a point is all that you can score When two tribes go to war, a point is all that you can score We’ve got two tribes (We got the bomb, we got the bomb) Somethin’ this good died… Frankie Goes To […]

    February 20, 2013Editorial, Political1 comment
  3. “How to Rig an Election” By Victoria Collier, Harper’s Magazine

    It was a hot summer in 1932 when Louisiana senator Huey “Kingfish” Long arranged to rig the vote on a number of amendments to his state’s constitution that would be advantageous to his financial interests. Long was no stranger to rigged votes. This time around, however, the fix delivered by his machine was blatant and sloppy: his favored […]

    November 4, 2012Controversy, PoliticalNo comments
  4. Barbados Labour Party’s Economist uses cheap tactic of Homophobia on a Dead Prime Minister

    In Barbados it is claimed one cannot libel the dead, so seeking to what appeared tantamount of capitalising on a cheap Pot Shot at former Colleague David Thompson, the PM who died of Pancreatic Cancer in October 2010, Economist for the Barbados Labour Party – Clyde “Political Quisling” Mascoll – seemed to have implied at […]

    February 17, 2012Controversy, Editorial, Video Gallery2 comments
  5. “In Darkness” World War 2 Drama – Academy Award Nominee (2012) Foreign Language Movie

    From acclaimed director Agnieszka Holland, In Darkness is based on a true story. Leopold Socha, a sewer worker and petty thief in Lvov, a Nazi occupied city in Poland, one day encounters a group of Jews trying to escape the liquidation of the ghetto. He hides them for money in the labyrinth of the town’s […]

    February 16, 2012Cinema, Controversy, Events, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. Noted Sports Medic from Barbados joins in regional fight against doping at Sporting Events: ANTI-DOPING ORGANISATION COMMITS TO INCREASED ACTIVITY AT ST KITTS SEMINAR

    Commitments to increase educational activities and carry out more testing were two of the outcomes of the Regional Anti-Doping Organisation (RADO) Meeting which was held in St. Kitts and Nevis, last weekend. Leroy Greene, Chairperson of the St. Kitts and Nevis National Anti-Doping Organisation (NADO) and a Board Member of RADO explained to the St. […]

    February 16, 2012Athletics, FeaturedNo comments
  7. St James North Run Off: Edmund Hinkson wins Barbados Labour Party riding

    There were easily 2,000 adherents to the BLP’s gathering at St Alban’s over the weekend, who attended a heretofore unknown Run Off to establish a Candidate for a previously blooded MP in the House Of Assembly. Rawle Eastmond, St James North (SJN) MP, decided not to resume his nomination for a seat he held in […]

    February 6, 2012Controversy, Editorial, Video Gallery9 comments
  8. Barbados Labour Party told to Heal yet no Surgery nor Prescription Offered

    Owen Arthur insists the BLP, which has undergone a crisis in Leadership since October 18 in 2010, must heal itself in time for General Elections which are constitutionally due by April 2013. Arthur made the plea at an unprecedented Run Off held at St Alban’s Secondary over the weekend, gesticulating in a manner redolent of […]

    February 6, 2012Editorial, Featured, Political, Video Gallery8 comments