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America’s Democracy Not Trumped in Mid-Term Elections

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organization of American States.   He...

US Mid-term elections: a defining moment for the world

By Sir Ronald Sanders  (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organization of American States.   He is...

Intervention Needed Now in Haiti — Foreign Entities Must Work with...

by Jed Meline Director of Policy and Advocacy at Project HOPE THE  HILL   The situation in Haiti is deteriorating rapidly. While no stranger to catastrophe, Haiti...

The Myth of African Responsibility for the Slave Trade

by DAVID A. COMISSIONG Barbados' Ambassador to CARICOM Now that our Caribbean governments have launched a serious effort to secure the payment of Reparations for the...

Support for Juan Guaidó has dwindled

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organization of American States.   He...

Join the international fight for climate justice

There would, of course, be great opposition to this by the world’s greatest polluters.  Consequently, enormous pressure would be put on small states not to pursue any of the legal initiatives now being contemplated by Vanuatu, by Antigua and Barbuda, Tuvalu, Palau and Niue, and by The Ecocide Foundation. 

President Putin’s actions are jeopardizing economic peace and growth: The world...

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organization of American States.   He...

OAS plays significant role for democracy in elections

By Sir Ronald Sanders  (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organization of American States.   He is...

COP-27 failing before it begins

COP-27 in Egypt should not be yet another hand-wringing exercise, followed by long and lofty declarations and worn-out promises, with no binding commitment to severely cut emissions and to provide the necessary funding to developing countries.

Putin’s War at 6 Months: Worldwide Economic Chaos Ahead

by Dan Ehrlich Russia invaded Ukraine six months ago with no end to the death and destruction in sight. It’s a conflict that is impacting...

Haiti sinking deeper into catastrophe: Who will save it?

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organization of American States.   He...

Floods in the East, Drought in the West…There is a Solution

by Dan Ehrlich The latest summer floods to hit the US Midwest and South have devastated eastern Kentucky killing 38 people. Yet residents in these...

Has CARICOM reached its limits of regional integration?

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organization of American States.   He...

One Family Echo Chamber! By Her Excellency Dr. Thelma Phillip-Browne, Ambassador...

by Her Excellency Dr. Thelma Phillip-Browne When I returned to St Kilts at the end of 1979, every medical doctor employed by the government (which...

Europe and US gripped in lethal heatwave: Will this bring long...

By Sir Ronald Sanders (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organization of American States.   He is...

Performance Scorecards Matter And Matter A Great Deal

By Everson W. Hull Ph.D In a recent Facebook post, a prolific writer said:  " …Nevis promise a hotel every year and after 23 years we...

Barbados and Zambia’s Leaders Call for Fix to Global Financial System

Hakainde Hichilema  Mia Mottley   Over the past two years, the converging global crises of Covid-19, climate and hunger have demonstrated that the current global financial system...

Safeguarding rights from authoritarian governments

By Sir Ronald Sanders  (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organization of American States.   He is...

The Uses And Abuses Of The Fairness Clause In The Charlestown...

By Everson W. Hull Ph.D. The Charlestown Accord endorsed by the three winning Team Unity party leaders on December 17, 2014 remains the single most...

Summit of the Americas was worth attending

Sceptics, including persons like me, who have attended many inter-governmental meetings where statements are made and eventually discarded, are tempted to see proof before accepting sincerity.  But there was an electricity in the Biden encounter that appeared more credible; it generated a sense that something might actually come of it.

America’s Summit: What Has the Cuban Blockade Accomplished?

By  Dan Ehrlich CARICOM was first, among a growing list of nations, saying it won’t attend the US sponsored Summit of America’s June 6-10 if...

Letter to the Editor: Support for Taiwan’s Participation in the WHO

More than 2 years into the COVID-19 pandemic, the world is finally seeing a glimpse of daylight at the end of the tunnel. As...

The Summit of the Americas – wise heads should prevail

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organisation of American States.   He...

Standing up to Daniel Ortega’s excesses

(The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organisation of American States.   He is also a Senior...

The rejection of military aggression – a CARICOM achievement

By Sir Ronald Sanders  (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organisation of American States.   He is...

Developing countries also victims of Ukraine war

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States of America and the Organization of American States.   He...

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