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Monday, February 18, 2019

TRIBUTE TO CABO

As Culturama heats up this year, it seems fitting to pay tribute to the late Calvin (Cabo) Howell, one of the masterminds of this...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

Most persons may not have known; but there was no publication of an Annual Register of Voters (ARV) in 2015. This is because the...

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,...

REMEMBERING A LEGEND

MUHAMMAD ALI - FROM RAGS TO RICHES FROM OBSCURITY TO PROMINENCE Ali was poor, uneducated and had little hope of attaining much in life.  However, his...

Tourism Dollars: Sweeter Thansugar…… For Developers

by G.A.Dwyer Astaphan I love our country. And I’ve spent a great portion of my life promoting it and singing its praises, both at home...

As Popularity of Citizenship-By-Investment Grows, Tighter Vetting by Some Countries Should...

By Lanny J. Davis A U.S. passport is a deeply polarizing document for travelers. With the tensions abroad, holding a U.S. passport can put a...

Constitutional Reform

by Queen’s Counsel Charles Wilkin The following is a presentation made by the former President of the St. Kitts and Nevis Bar Association, Charles Wilkin,...

Letter To The Editor – THANK YOU NOTE

From: A. Michael Perkins It has been drawn to my attention that there have been certain rumors making their rounds in social media, and I...

Teenage Pregnancy – Does Age Really Matter?

The sight of a young girl with a ‘big belly’ is a fairly common one in the Caribbean. A United Nations Report (2013) indicated...

Letter to the Editor – Corporal Punishment – Is It Proper?

Dear Sir/Madam, I submit the following article for publishing in your newspaper. Thank you. Corporal Punishment - Is It Proper? Corporal punishment is defined by one dictionary...

Climate Change and Common Sense

by Ewin James I'm not a scientist, I'm not a brilliant man and only moderately intelligent— but of this I'm absolutely certain: the Climate Change...

A RESPONSE TO SOME COMMENTS AND FURTHER THOUGHTS ON GEOTHERMAL

By Carl B. Nisbett A few NRP supporters, some employed by the NIA and even a minister or two, have decided to have a go...

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...

MY LORD’S GRACE – by Jessica Bardales

I have a terrible voice. It's a fact! I know by the way my children roll their eyes and try to help me to...

The Gerontocracy Sits Enthroned In St.Kitts And Nevis.

Hastings R. Daniel   In the public interest. We join the conversation started by the good pastor Ron and seized on in some fashion by the...

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...

Climate debate dominated by ‘duckspeakers’

Time to relearn the lessons of Nineteen Eighty-Four By Tom Harris In Oceania, the dystopian society of George Orwell’s novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, a new language was...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

The last pre-independence general election took place in 1980. At that time, there were 9 constituencies, 7 in St Kitts and 2 in Nevis....

Capital Punishment And Justice

Ewin James Opponents of Capital Punishment often put forward the proposition that it doesn't deter murder. That proposition is unprovable. But more than that it...

Have a good laugh, your body will love you for it!

By Dianne P. Collins From time to time I enjoy a good laugh. Decades ago I had a cat who made me laugh at some...

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