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Saturday, May 12, 2018

Even after almost 12 hours of review debate in Parliament’s Lower House from Thursday—until around 2 am yesterday—Finance Minister Colm Imbert was back in the Upper House yesterday.

Friday, May 11, 2018

“Do you know how many people are upset that the oil price has gone up? Accusing the Government of wanting to live off the oil price, as if we should apologise for that? If the price goes up, shouldn’t the citizens have a smile on their face?”
—PM Rowley

Thursday, May 10, 2018

“You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today,”said Abraham Lincoln, acclaimed as one of the greatest United States’ presidents. There is ample evidence that we need that type of intervention in T&T.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Anyone remembers the 1959 television serial The Twilight Zone? Shot in black and white, and with its iconic opening theme music, its episodes usually ended with an unexpected twist. It’s a formula that’s been often replicated but seldom comes close to the original.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

When Richard asked me to marry him it felt like it was straight out of a movie. In fact, it was such a fairy tale ending that I was called immediately to tell it on the radio.

Little did we know, the fairy tale ending meant the real-life beginning.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

We will discover in the days to come, essential differences between résumé and eulogy when we come to remember public intellectual/pamphleteer, Dr Morgan Job.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Anyone remembers the 1959 television serial The Twilight Zone? Shot in black and white, and with its iconic opening theme music, its episodes usually ended with an unexpected twist. It’s a formula that’s been often replicated but seldom comes close to the original.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Now, don’t call me racist, but “white foods” are bad for you. I’ve wanted to use that phrase for a long while but held back because of the racism that we all experience in T&T.

Monday, May 7, 2018

Recently there was an overwhelming appreciation for women on the premise of International Women’s Day but immediately following this appreciation was starkly juxtaposed domestic violence against women.

Monday, May 7, 2018

The greatest commandment that Jesus gave us is to “love one another, as I have loved you.” (John 15:12). Pope Francis reminds us that: “...true love is real, it is in the works it does, it is a constant love.

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