“A Letter to Parents: International Education and Your Child’s Success”

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Op-Ed by Ambassador Linda Taglialatela, U.S. Ambassador to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean and the OECS As we celebrate International Education Week, I would like to highlight the many benefits an...

Piti Z’ile Gwan Wèv Discovering the Dream Within Us – A Commentary on Independence...

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In our emerging nation, it is especially important to dream, to collectively believe in the possibility of new, and better, and more. Given our meagre origins and our vulnerable...

Coffee Is A Celebrity Across The Globe

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By Melissa Martin - Self-syndicated Columnist, USA Coffee is a celebrity across the globe “Tumble out of bed and stumble to the kitchen. Pour myself a cup of ambition. And yawn and...

The Measure Of A Good Citizen By Hervon Henry

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What is the measure of a good citizen? In this region it is a wonderful blueprint for all Saint Lucians to be progressively intelligent about the nature of our society. As...

‘Dads’ absence from home a major cause of crime’

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By  Seth Ampadu, Superintendent Minister of the Methodist Church in St. Lucia As we continue to explore the root causes of ugly crime and violence in our communities, should we...

SLMDA: Diagnosis Red, Eye that is!

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by George The structural appraisal report of the George Odlum Stadium (GOS) reveals many things and the Recommendations and Conclusions portion of that report makes for quite an interesting read. ...

Politically incorrect and sane

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by Dr. Andre R. L. Matthew MD Concerned Citizen Many in attendance at last Sunday's protest march, were disheartened and stunned. Fear mongering, calumny and character assassination were in abundance. Disappointingly, in...

Saint Lucia PM’s sports decisions prostituting the country

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By Melanius Alphonse The alternative reality propagated by the Allen Chastanet administration and its surrogates serves to reinforce their bewildering ignorance of the US$12 million ‘no-bid’ sports consultancy crony contract awarded...

March Madness: Coincidence or Collusion?

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By George Wednesday September 6, the SLMDA writes a letter to the Labour Ministry, informing it of doctors’ intention to take industrial action. Thursday September 7, most Customs Officers go...

The Irrational Opposition To The Parker Contract Part II

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By George As I hinted at in Part I of this piece, much of the consternation surrounding this contract centres on the absolute misinformation being circulated from “certain corners”; that...