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Sunday, February 25, 2018

The youth who hoped for a foothold in the land of the future—a new frontier inside the knowledge society—lament that prestigious institutions that grant privilege are distancing themselves from the heaps of frustrated hopes which they once kindled and inflamed.

Sunday, February 25, 2018

The classic international case study for all countries, large or small, rich or poor, to learn of the pernicious effects of “big money” invested in electoral campaigns of candidates, and how that dollar takes precedence over even the sanctity of life is at present playing itself out in the...

Sunday, February 25, 2018

According to CNN on its website on February 9, 2018, reporters Ryan Browne and Barbara Starr said:

Sunday, February 25, 2018

The images of the rioting out of East Port-of-Spain last Monday could have been from a war zone, with residents blocking the streets with debris, throwing stones, burning garbage and tires.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

The celebration of the Hindu festival of Phagwa or Holi is a combination of the arrival of the season of Spring and at the same time a celebration of the victory of good over the evil forces that surround us. It is celebrated the day after the full moon in the month of March.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Laughs aplenty during a light-hearted start to Parliament yesterday.

Jokes between UNC MP Ramona Ramdial and PNM’s Rohan Sinanan. UNC’s David Lee and PNMites pondering who got “bouffed” during Thursday’s PNM La Horquetta meeting.

Friday, February 23, 2018

Wherever you go in Trinidad and Tobago today, people are openly expressing their dissatisfaction with the overall governance of our country.

Friday, February 23, 2018

My overview of Carnival leads me to state that the quicker we realise what is going on with the all-inclusive fetes, the “bikini and beads” Carnival bands, the Socadrome, the Carnival Friday morning re-enactment of the 1881 Camboulay Riots and the Cut + Clear Productions, the better it shall be...

Thursday, February 22, 2018

It has been reported that our gas shortages and the resulting energy crisis is over. This is not true. LNG, the petrochemical and power generation plants need a production volume of four billion standard cubic feet a day (scf/d) to satisfy all contracts (including the plants currently closed)....

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Growing up in a West Indian home meant being forced to give hugs and kisses to everyone and even as an adult I am made to feel less of a human because I simply do not like having everyone EXPECT to be in my personal space.

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