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It is about time we face reality and face up to the truth that this country is no longer worth considering as a democratic nation. This is the clear impression given in relation to what is now going on in the nation. We must be considered as a corrupt, thieving, dog eat dog society that has now become the killing field of the Caribbean.

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Last week, I was not so much taken aback by the leak to the media of the exam given by the Judicial and Legal Services Commission (JLSC) to five prospective judges, including former chief magistrate Marcia Ayers-Caesar, as I was by some of the rather unfortunate comments that emanated therefrom...

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Through all the hardships, toil and pain

We never once heard you complain

You cared and nurtured all of us

Guided us along the course

Encouraging with gentle words

You never failed to use the rod

When circumstances made demands

Saturday, June 17, 2017

On Saturday June 10, 2017, we saw and heard the news that a 54-year-old mechanic was jailed for child porn. “He was found guilty of exposing two children, aged eight and ten, to child pornography while engaging in a sex act in their presence.”

Saturday, June 17, 2017

This is a call to our nation’s youth to “Dare To Dream” in the midst of a corrupt, barbaric and violent society. The world has been literally transformed by men and women who dared to dream.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

It seems that every Monday morning, immediately following generous pictures of judges and magistrates smiling ear to ear as they are being sworn in, truly scandalous revelations are made about them.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

ho is going to play brave in this fiscal guava season and tell the Royal Bank of Canada to take they bank and go? The Banking, Industrial and General Workers Union is the one to ask to mind they business and to cease and desist with unfounded remarks about present day slavery.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Speaking negatively seems to be the order of the day for a lot of people. Words are powerful and it can give life to or bring death to situations. The Bible tells us that death and life are in the power of the tongue. The more we speak negative words the more we call negativity into being.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

As a past member of the executive and former chairman of the Youth Congress of this formerly great party, the Congress of the People (COP), I feel constrained to lament that the remaining few who continue their stranglehold on the party seem to have not learned the lessons or the heard the...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Secretary General of the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha Satnarayan Maharaj continues to taint the image of Trinidad and Tobago and all right-thinking citizens.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

I write in response to our Minister of Foreign Affairs Dennis Moses’ statements in Parliament.

First he says that there are 15,042 illegals in the country. He then tells us where 2,265 came from. What about the other 12,777 Mr Moses?

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

I wish to commend the effort of M Jeffers of Computer and Security Enterprises, for initiating a series of national beach clean-up campaigns.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

President Anthony Carmona’s eloquent inauguration speech in which he sought to clarify the reach as well as the limitations of his power, is about to be put to its biggest test.

Monday, June 12, 2017

At the opening of the Law Term 2015-16, the Hon Chief Justice Mr Archie indicated that the Judiciary would be ushering in the full roll out of Alternative Dispute Resolution and mediation in particular to relieve the administrative burden on the judiciary.

Sunday, June 11, 2017

There is the argument that trial by judge will assist in speeding up court matters. While this may have some truth in it, let us be careful not to create other problems.

Sunday, June 11, 2017

It seems that every day another banner and/or sign is added to the fence opposite the Lady Young Roundabout.

Some have taken up ‘permanent residence’, others are still hanging there long after the advertised event.

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