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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

President Obama and the Caribbean.

by Ewin James. Nearly eight years ago the Caribbean welcomed the election of President Obama more exuberantly than many other people did , for like...

Runako Morton takes it to the Kiwis

By Clinton Swanston Memories of the steel piercing look in Runako's eyes in December 2004 when he promised to make Nevisians proud, brought tears of...

The Caribbean: Opportunities And Vulnerabilities

(Excerpts from Keynote address, delivered June 16, 2016, on the occasion of Caribbean-American Heritage Day at the U.S. Department of Agriculture) Amb. Everson W. Hull,...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

The publication of the Annual Register of Voters renders every registrant to be a temporary claimant who is correctly registered.  As such, no one...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

I read an internet article about a woman in America who voted (twice)when she was ineligible to do so.  She was a green card...

The Rubik’s cube of the Caribbean public education system: Addressing the...

Nancy A. George, Ed. D. CARICOM Education Specialist for "A Harmonised Approach to Education Reform - Developing the Skills needed for a 21st Century Economy...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

There are two opportunities afforded to the voting public to ensure the cleansing of the voters list. One of them occurs in February following...

CHAPTER 2:12 “Have we forgotten Mr. Joseph W Parry?”

By Pastor Ron Daniel By now my readers will know that I like to use provocative titles to get them thinking and curious enough to...

Charlestown Primary School Garden

By James Milnes Gaskell Under the auspices of their go-ahead Young headmistress, Latoya Jeffers, the CPS is to develop a garden on 1.344 acres at...

From the Supervisor of Elections

This week, the office released the ARV. Each Constituency and each Polling District throughout the entire country has its own mini ARV.  The full...

President Obama and the War On Terror.

by Ewin James. William Tecumseh Sherman, a General in the Union Army in the American Civil war said that war is hell. This means that...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

Why Register to Vote? Every five years, elections are constitutionally due in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis.  Whilst the government has established an...

Brexit – A Sophomoric Decision

By  Asha V. Daniel I never took the Brits particularly seriously when they decided to have a referendum on whether to separate themselves from the...

Trump And Obama’s Legacy.

by EWIN JAMES. Some people have begun screaming that President Donald Trump, by signing the Executive Order to begin dismantling Obamacare, is determined to destroy the legacy of Barack Obama as though doing so were some treasonous act. They propound...

LEARNING TRADE

By ELVIN BAILEY That’s what the older folks used to say in my youth to refer to someone who, having left school entered into an...

Commentary • Number 1116 • “Environmentalists must abandon climate scare ”

By Tom Harris Earth Hour will be observed across the world on Saturday from 8:30 to 9:30 pm local time. Rather than switch off lights...

Not Fully Satisfied

TROTT TALK by Amba Trott At a shop on Saturday November 5th, I was spotted by someone I think is a staunch member of the...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

After attaining the age of majority, I sat out my first election of 1984. It was a general election and candidate Swanston was unopposed....

Instill Values, Build Strong Children, Secure the Future

As a branch of the Ministry of Education with specific responsibility for the nation’s children, we are constantly aware of the issues that are...

The Barley grows – My Brother Patat

By. Kenneth Williams Editor In Chief/Publisher I have five brothers and four sisters and I have an excellent relationship with all of them. But I have different...

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