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    November 14

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Writing on a knife's edge

29 June 2010

I AM in a bit of a quandary as to what I should write about. Read More

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Indiscipline and lawlessness on the rise in our beautiful island

28 June 2010

IN RECENT times I have been extremely concerned over the direction of my beautiful country. Read More

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LIME leaving a lot to be desired

28 June 2010

PLEASE PERMIT me, regular Joe Barbadian consumer who by the sweat of my brow and the breaking of my back, earn a living and therefore eat my bread, sometimes. Read More

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Barbados society not only Christian

28 June 2010

HOW CAN America be a Christian country when the Lord’s Prayer is banned from school; and other public places? Read More

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Enough oil to go around the world

28 June 2010

MILLIONS of gallons of oil have spilled into the Gulf of Mexico and are damaging the surrounding areas. Read More

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Clear land policy needed

27 June 2010

I HAVE NO RESPECT FOR, neither am I in the habit of replying to, those who lack the testicular (or other) fortitude to reveal their identity, but instead hide behind a protective veil of anonymity. Read More

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Cultural lynching

27 June 2010

One does not – should not(?) – invite a person as guest into your house, ambush them upon an inappropriate issue, and then publicly berate them for not, in a way, accepting the ambush. Read More

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Project must take proper steps

25 June 2010

AT THE GROUND-BREAKING ceremony as “fait accompli” the assurance was given by the minister responsible for Town & Country Planning that the Pickering project in St Lucy is consistent with the Physical Development Plan for Barbados. Read More

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No excuse for poor refereeing

25 June 2010

THE STANDARD of officiating at football matches is quite poor. Read More

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My apologies for jumping the MCTV line

25 June 2010

On Friday, June 11, I went to the Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) to reconnect my MCTV box which I had previously disconnected as it was not in use. Read More

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Unfair bias for Mother's Day over Father's Day

24 June 2010

The decision to have the National Youth Forum launch on Father’s Day is a reflection of the low status of Father’s Day in the eyes of Government and society. Read More

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Some Rock Hall 'facts' don't add up

24 June 2010

I REFER to a letter written by Trevor Prescod in the Daily Nation of June 21. From his writing, it is clear that Mr Prescod has only cursory knowledge of the subject. Read More

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Progress, but nothing of helicopter pad, ferry

24 June 2010

I GATHER there are some mixed feelings in the community as regards all the construction plans afoot for St Lucy. Read More

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Islamophobia the new trend of the West

23 June 2010

“Islamophobia”. That is the “new age” word which describes the writings, philosophy and behaviour of persons like Mr Harry Russell, who asks in his column – so aptly named Wild Coot – of last Monday, Culture At Risk? Read More

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Sports should do you good

23 June 2010

REGARDING the expulsion of Nicolas Anelka and the dissension and turmoil on the French soccer team, athletes should be grounded in their faith and encouraged to engage in prayer and spiritual reading. Read More

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Tired of poor MCTV package

22 June 2010

AS A Bajan and a subscriber, I think CBC offers a very poor package for your dollar. Read More

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Show support for all 11 plus results

22 June 2010

IT IS with much passion that I write this letter as I think it is high time that someone speaks out about this issue. Read More

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Blackout knocks out phones too

22 June 2010

MANY OF US in the general Rockley, Navy/Marine Gardens and Dayrells Road area have noticed in recent months that whenever the power goes off, our telephone lines go dead immediately – both voice and Internet/broadband, no dial tone, nothing. Read More

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It's all about the bottles

22 June 2010

AS A citizen I have always heard that we are a proud people but recently I am beginning to think otherwise. Read More

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Priorities gone awry

21 June 2010

UNTO EVERYONE that hath shall be given, and he shall have abundance: but from him that hath not shall be taken away even that which he hath. – Matthew 22:29. Read More

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The world – a true global village

21 June 2010

WE NOW HAVE the breaking down of trade barriers, Barbados has spread its wings – in terms of tourism, sports, business and diplomatic relations – Read More

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