December 5, 2020

OUR CARIBBEAN: Awaiting the offerings of a British baroness

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By Rickey Singh, from Nation News Barbados Now that Britain’s Baroness Scotland (Dominican by birth) has secured the much sought-after prize as new secretary general of the 53-member Commonwealth, some reflections on the future functioning of the London-headquartered secretariat seem quite relevant. Moreso as the baroness, a former attorney general of Britain, had secured her […]

A Caribbean man for all seasons

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By David Jessop, senior Dominican Today Op-Ed contributor In the heart of London, observed daily by tens of thousands of passers-by, is a large picture of Sir Shridath Ramphal, the Caribbean’s elder statesman. As such, it is one of a number depicting the most internationally renowned alumni of Kings College, London. To the best of […]