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Tag Archives: riots

  1. “Stuart’s Social Partnership Call? 7 Years Too Late!” – Clement Payne Movement

    So, some seven years after the “People’s Empowerment Party” (PEP) publicly called for the democratization and broadening of the “Social Partnership“, Prime Minister Freundel Stuart finally, and belatedly, catches up and echoes the PEP’s call! What a shame that it took you so long, Mr Stuart! In the PEP’s January 2008 Election Manifesto — at […]

    August 11, 2015PoliticalNo comments
  2. What would NWA say if visiting Barbados? If they filed Income Tax here and waited for their rebate, would they go upside anyone’s head?

    If N***az Wit’ Attitude (NWA) were under the taxation system of VAT which rose from 15% to 17.5% and waited 18 months for the tax’s hike to be reviewed (and hopefully lowered) – yet nothing when the deadline came and went, would they accept it? Or would they grab cricket bats and coconuts to go & look […]

    August 10, 2015Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  3. SUNDAY 26th July 2015 will mark the 78th anniversary of Barbados’ history-making 1937 Uprising…

    The Clement Payne Movement will once again lead the national commemoration of this officially recognized “Day Of National Significance” by staging a solemn flower-laying and Re-dedication ceremony at GOLDEN SQUARE in Bridgetown (behind the old National Insurance building on Fairchild Street/ behind the Fire Station on Probyn Street) at 5:00 PM on SUNDAY 26th JULY […]

    July 21, 2015PoliticalNo comments
  4. “UNFINISHED BUSINESS” – (Vince Vaughn, Tom Wilkinson, Dave Franco)

    A hard-working small business owner (Vince Vaughn) and his two associates (Tom Wilkinson, Dave Franco) travel to Europe to close the most important deal of their lives. But what began as a routine business trip goes off the rails in every imaginable – and unimaginable – way, including unplanned stops at a massive sex fetish […]

    December 5, 2014Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. University of Independence Square on Sat.19th July 2014 July 12, 2014Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  6. “THE ROVER” (Robert Pattinson, Guy Pearce – 2014)

    10 years following the collapse of society, a man will go to any lengths to take back the one thing that still matters to him.

    April 21, 2014Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. NOW JOB CUTS ARE FINALISED, WILL UNIONS DEFEND THE PEOPLE? CTUSAB HAS EXTRAORDINARY SESSION FOR THU. 30 JANUARY

    A Special Conference of the Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados (CTUSAB) convenes on Thursday, January 30, 2014, 2:00 p.m. at the Harcourt Lewis Training Centre, Barbados Public Workers Cooperative Credit Union, Keith Bourne Complex, Belmont Road, St. Michael. This Conference has been called to consider and approve proposed changes and amendments […]

    January 28, 2014BusinessNo comments
  8. Firearms seized: Why all those shells? Is this just the tip?

    Police this week have seized 4 illegal firearms, and two persons are in custody assisting with investigations. In the first seizure, offucers held & searched an individual who was a person of interest and a .22 automatic was found on him. Investigations are continuing. David Welch; Insp. Pub. Rel’s. Officer (RBPF)

    January 24, 2014Controversy, CrimeNo comments
  9. Ostriches do not save Barbados, let’s get 7 eminent persons to set new path: BLP’s Opposition Leader meets over Weekend!

    I have come this morning to alert Barbadians that we are in a crisis and that we cannot keep burying our heads in the sand. Barbadians have been allowed to engage in a debate this week that would suggest that the laying off 3000 workers in the manner announced or a pay cut by all […]

    December 22, 2013Political, ReviewNo comments
  10. RECONOCIDO en QUISQUEYA (of the Dominican Republic 2013 law against its Black citizens, or how to plan for mass murder) by Lasana M. Sekou

    A genocide poem in the making for ‘the people of the book,’ hauled from the Roman Ghetto on Shabbat might have looked like a question too) marked 70 years ago is not so far off from what tomorrow might bring today for the scattered&descended people from ‘the high place.’ go ahead. i can wait. on […]

    November 2, 2013Culture, TravelNo comments