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Lisa Hanna and Mark Golding, People’s National Party presidential candidates, greet each other after signing the PNP internal presidential election code of conduct while Dr Peter Phillips looks on.

In the final US presidential debate, Donald Trump continued to misguide the American people. Against overwhelming evidence to the contrary, he again insisted that every room he enters, he is the least racist person in that room. Back here at home...

Just over a week ago, shortly after a press conference by the Government at which it was announced that stiffer laws are coming for contraband in prisons, I sent a riddle to a few of my colleagues. It read: “A sore breaks out because the cut was...
Edmund Bartlett

Since the prime minister’s recent announcement in the House of Representatives to commence the transformation of Parliament by having government members chair several committees of the House of Representatives, there has been some criticism. The...

Businesses are operating and keeping afloat in very challenging times. From the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic to the active Atlantic Hurricane Season and other ongoing factors, the going has been tough. This was the unanimous voice of the experts and...

Food security exists when all people, at all times, have physical, social and economic access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food to meet their dietary needs for an active and healthy life. The COVID-19 pandemic is a significant threat to the...

Jenny was a mere 16 years old, and as she described herself, totally unexposed to the ways of the world. Which made her the perfect prey for 30-year-old Jeremy, a street side vendor in one of the most bustling small towns in the southern side of...

To ask the question, “Who is Jesus and what has He done?” might evoke an answer such as, “Jesus is Lord and He saved us from our sins”. But what do these things really mean? When asked by Jesus, “Who do you say that I...

Throughout the pandemic, we have consistently heard stories about brave front-line heroes, those who have kept the essential sectors of our economy and society operational in these most uncertain of times. Whether it is healthcare, construction,...

Many were willing to believe that with the chaotic presidency of Donald Trump since 2017, and with all the egregious steps of his historically altering leadership (or the very lack of it), nothing bad would stick to him. Maybe even the president...

Recently, Barbados announced its intention to cut ties with the Queen of England (the Queen) and to become a republic. This, they said, would be accomplished by next year October, the 55th anniversary of Barbados’ independence from Britain....
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