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Wednesday, April 26, 2017
I deeply admire the spirit of the people of Guyana, a nation that has led the Caribbean on many social policy and protection issues, including ones related to sexuality.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
The song reached number two on the UK Charts and number one in the US. Although the song has lost popularity, its message remains relevant up to today.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
It is possible, for instance, to travel kilometre-upon-kilometre from town-to-town along almost any major roadway on the island and lose count of the number of signs advertising the sale of goods and
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
​Last week, the Joint Trade Union Movement and the Movement for Social Justice expressed support for Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
​It must be decades since I saw a Gary Larson Far Side cartoon which depicted “tribal”-looking people (bones through noses and so forth) scrambling to hide electrical appliances, while through the win
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
​The Ministry of Finance has signalled the re-introduction of Property Tax. Most of the population already know it’s the law, they know it’s not new and they know it obtains in other countries.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
​There’s apparently another piece of paper lying around on the desks of hard-working Ministry of Health officials titled Draft Infant and Young Child Feeding Policy.
Sunday, April 23, 2017
As a former Shell apprentice, construction worker, welding instructor, teacher educator, researcher in Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET), and now an active furniture maker, I am compe
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Vaughnette Bigford, our local vocal goddess, has a new CD where, says Cathy Shepherd’s Thursday review, she “reinterprets 11 songs from the Trinidad and Tobago calypso, pop, soca and soul songbooks, s
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Now that the invocations of peace for the Easter season are behind us, there is something I’d like to say. To put it plainly, and in true Trini fashion, I vex, I real vex.

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