September 20, 2021

ENTREPRENEURS FOR FOUR GENERATIONS – BASIL SPRINGER COLUMN (SEPTEMEBER 13, 2021)

“For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” – Matthew 6:21Let me paint a picture of the essential pillars of entrepreneurial success – plan, path, passion, persistence, and patience.  All responsible parents should have an educational plan for their children’s future whether they become entrepreneurs or employees.  The processes available for the formal […]

Indigenous people of Brazil fight for their future

By Nick Estes / Globetrotter Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has given new license to the killing of Indigenous people in Brazil. Before he came to power in 2019, it wasn’t clear what he wanted to build, but he knew exactly who and what he wanted to destroy: the Indigenous people and the Amazon rainforest, respectively. “Bolsonaro attacked […]

The Texas Abortion Ban ensures only the privileged get access to reproductive care

For too long, politicians relied on the Supreme Court to uphold the right to an abortion. Now that the Texas law has been allowed to take effect, its prime targets are low-income people of color.  By Sonali Kolhatkar / Independent Media Institute Texas, with the help of conservative justices on the U.S. Supreme Court, has made […]

Would Hong Kong perform better with culture, sports and tourism under one roof?

By Chris Lau and Rachel Yeo From SCMP Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam dropped hints she intends to set up two new bureaus to handle cultural development and housing matters Restructuring should also break practice of separating handling of public and private housing with two different bureaus, some say Supporters have proposed a new government bureau be […]

OPINION: Is this attempted murder by strangulation?

By Nathan J Green I do not think there is a police officer anywhere in the world today who does not know the dangers of death in making or attempting to arrest by strangulation hold.  In international law, police stranglehold and chokehold strangulation has recently been identified as one of the most lethal forms of […]

OPINION: The days of Harvesting Peasants are over

By Nathan Jolly Green The Vincentian ULP Government is out of control. With orders from above, unelected bureaucrats armed with arbitrary rules and no need to back them up stonewall and attack Vincentian citizens at every turn. Often bureaucrats and their minions are sent by the political hierarchy to harass and deliberately inflict financial and […]

OPINION: Is SVG on the Brink of being a One Party State?

By Nathan J Green. September 03, 2021. Is Saint Vincent and the Grenadines on the verge of becoming a one-party state? In my opinion, the answer to that is a resounding YES. To better understand, a one-party system is a form of government where the country is ruled by a single political party, meaning only […]

OPINION: HELP SVG PLEASE

By Nathon J Green, August 20, 2021. No law if it conflicts with the rights of the citizens under the Constitution is legal.  When the ULP, its Left-wing politicians, and unions blocked the road during the Roadblock Revolution. Ambulances were denied permission to take citizens to Kingstown hospital. As a result, people were dying; babies […]

Biden’s botched withdrawal from Afghanistan is consistent with two decades of America’s missteps there

The criticisms against Biden’s withdrawal from Afghanistan are coming from all corners. But most are missing the point. By Sonali Kolhatkar / Independent Media Institute President Joe Biden is under a tremendous amount of pressure from his own Democratic Party and the liberal media establishment for daring to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan and allowing […]

SANDERS: Rethink full membership of CARICOM to make it effective

fBy Sir Ronald Sanders from MENAFN – Caribbean News Global The present 14 independent countries of CARICOM proclaim that they are collectively a ‘Community of Sovereign States’. More often than not in their relations with each other, and in their hemispheric and global affairs, it is their sovereignty that they exercise, not their community. Consequently, […]