March 19, 2018

Who profits from keeping Gaza on the brink of humanitarian catastrophe?

By Shir Hever From Information Clearing House Keeping Gaza on the verge of collapse keeps international humanitarian aid money flowing to exactly where it benefits Israeli interests. March 09, 2018 “Information Clearing House” – “The Gaza Strip is on the brink of a humanitarian crisis.” Sound familiar? We’ve been hearing about the imminent collapse of […]

Sir Ronald Sanders: The OECD: A robust response required

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the US and the OAS. He is also a Senior Fellow at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies at the University of London and at Massey College in the University of Toronto. The views expressed are his own) SMALL states, including those in […]

The Editor speaks: Goodbye Helen, Welcome Anwar

We said goodbye to Governor Helen Kilpatrick last week who was like a breath of fresh air. She was friendly. Charming, a smile that would warm the coldest heart and she listened. She survived four and a half years here with little controversy except for her stance leaning heavily on the side of the lesbian, […]

OPINION: Chief Justice Ivor Archie has brought not only the Judiciary, but now the entire Republic of Trinidad and Tobago into disrepute. He must resign now

By Dr. Kirk Meighoo Chief Justice Ivor Archie has brought the Judiciary of Trinidad and Tobago into several controversies nationally and appears to have committed serious breaches while acting in his capacity as the Head of the Judiciary. While the honourable response would have been resignation, the Chief Justice has steadfastly refused to do so […]

OPINION: Undemocratic Narcissistic Tyrannical Dynastical Dictatorship in Saint Vincent

By Jolly Green Every time the dynastical ULP government uses fear, it is to persuade the people into giving up their freedoms and liberties. The greatest fear the people should have today is from their own UPL government because it has become an undemocratic narcissistic tyrannical dynastical dictatorship. People’s lives have been destroyed in SVG. […]

OPINION: It’s time for the good of humanity to invade Venezuela

From Jolly Green Whilst Dr Ralph E Gonsalves [DREGs] is getting so fat that he is approaching the point of human self combustion. The people of Venezuela are starving and babies and old people dying. The president of Venezuela lives high on the hog, plenty of food for him his family, his friends, the Generals […]

OPINION:The whisper on Williams, and the public perception

By Jolly Green Colin Williams is Director of Public Prosecutions [DPP] in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The whisper is he is leaving and seeks a new job as a High Court Judge. He has looked all over and it seems so far no one wants him in their domain, no position available, or perhaps […]

Whither, West Indies cricket?

BY ALBERT BALDEO From Caribbean Life “WICB needs to take responsibility for the fall for WI cricket.”-Ramnaresh Sarwan, former WI captain “The West Indies Cricket Board is the most unprofessional in the world…Cameron is ‘immature’, ‘arrogant’ and ‘not having West Indies cricket at heart’…a dictator… I think we had enough as players.”— Dwayne Bravo “When […]

Democrats and Republicans need a divorce

By Cliston Brown, Observer From Business Insider American voters often find themselves in a bind: what if they don’t like either the Republicans or the Democrats? This is damaging for our country because we can’t make any progress as a nation if both major parties are crippled by the fact that they’re both hated by a […]

OPINION: The cyclepath to the male socialist sociopaths in Saint Vincent and similar Caribbean islands

By Jolly Green Combine irresponsibility, impulsivity, and a need for instant gratification, and it’s not surprising that sociopaths get involved in risky behavior. They tend to have little concern for the safety of others or for themselves. This means that excessive alcohol consumption, drug abuse, compulsive gambling, unsafe sex, excessive appetite for sex outside of […]