August 5, 2021

OPINION: Remember the Sputnik when the Sputnik came crashing back to Earth

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By Nathan J Green, July 05, 2021. When the Russian built Sputnik became the first artificial satellite to enter space on Oct. 4, 1957, its alien beeping shocked America. Now there is another Sputnik failure.  An announcement appeared in the Russian publication ‘Tass’ and most regional press and online media sites. “Saint Vincent and the Grenadines was […]

OPINION: This is how it happened

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By Nathan J Green. July 01, 2021 An Answer to “How did we get here?” by Heide Badenock Posted in annsvg.com 30/06/21 You can put the fall of overall standards in Saint Vincent of every kind down to one person; the decline has taken overall about twenty years. The problem is it continues to decline […]

OPINION: Letter to the Editor

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 Signs of our times   It is said that the more things change the likelihood is that they will always remain the same. We have to take notice that “Cuba turned the page on the Castro era on Monday with the ruling Communist Party electing President Miguel Diaz-Canel to replace Raul Castro as party chief […]

OPINION: Surveyor

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By H. James At this Easter time:  At this time of the year and month that we in the western world have become to call Easter, some individuals are thus enjoying the holiday period, others may well take the time to go to Church.  However, what have been popular among some like the Prime Minister […]

OPINION: Show us the Reports or Resign

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By Nathan ‘Jolly’ Green. October 07, 2020. Is this a matter of PM Gonsalves failing to do what he said he would, or is it something darker than that? I hate even to ask that question, but someone must, due to the five-year time laps in providing us with an answer.  This is a five-year-old […]

OPINION: Understanding the Second and perhaps the Third Wave

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By Nathan ‘Jolly’ Green, May 4, 2020 We have all heard of the saying “history always repeats itself.” Well the COVID 19 virus is a pandemic, just like the Spanish Flu of 1918 was a pandemic. Like today, in Britain, temporary hospitals were equipped; every bed in the picture has someone in it. Many in […]

OPINION: Too big for his shoes with a lot to lose

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From Jolly Green What is wrong with Saint Vincent’s PM Ralph E Gonsalves. Some will say he has always been an obnoxious big-headed man with a devotion to left-wing politics and Cuban communism in particular. Some will say they love him and his ability to speak at the rostrum like no other. Some even find […]

GOOD BYE ENGLAND Lookout USA

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From Jashua Lagan, Crystel Nicole via Facebook So England doesn’t like the US recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel! Imagine that! I thought this might give you a better understanding of the insidiousness of Hegira; that’s the takeover of a nation without going to war. Don’t think for a moment that America is not […]

OPINION: Does the Caribbean passport scandal affect Saint Vincent again?

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By Jolly Green Today I read the heading “Immunity for sale: Diplomatic passport trade investigated,” That heading was from Dominica News. Then I listened and watched a video recording made by Al Jazeera News Agency, which could be the basis of sending a lot of Caribbean leaders to prison. I advise everyone to watch the […]

OPINION: The ULP means Serving the Massa in SVG

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By Jolly Green When Ralph Gonsalves decided to use Parnel Campbell to write a new constitution that would ultimately favor Gonsalves himself, he earnestly hoped and believed he would become President of SVG.  It took some three years for Gonsalves to get a new constitution designed that he thought would ultimately capture the Vincentian people. […]