predicted last week, the resurrection of the emotional
and controversial hanging debate has proven to be
the ultimate diversion from the real issues of the
could not believe the words when I heard them. Mr
Manning has offered to sell oil to Chile to avert
the energy crisis brewing there in exchange for support
for the FTAA. Energy crisis Mr Manning? Are you thinking
was I? What did I miss in the news? Who decided that?
The short man? How he got the boss man to agree...
December on World Aids Day, the Minister of Health
recognised that the public care system was facing
an unprecedented crisis with regards to the HIV/Aids
Mohammed updated 19/05/05
life is taken irrationality, is it our divinely-enshrined
right to take another life irrationally? When dealing
with something as un-absolute as life, do we, as
citizens and lawmakers, have the right to cast the
most absolute, irreversible and irrational of judgments...
Hamid Ghany updated
the Governments strategy to battle crime comes
under fire from the anti-death penalty lobby, there
are questions being asked about whether the decision
to pursue the resumption of the death penalty so aggressively
was a wise move after all...
Mathur updated 19/06/05
dread state intrusion. It conjures images of marching
feet, force, guns, dictatorships. We agree on that...
are at least three sides to any story, as any journalist
will tell you, and Parliament by its nature invariably
demonstrates at least two...
Grant updated 19/06/05
into the era defined by the PNMs 20-16 election
victory in October 2002, it is the haunting spirit
of Crowne Plaza 2001, following the 18-18 electoral
draw, that informs political attitudes today...
A. George updated 19/06/05
goodness that the post of president of the West Indies
Cricket Board has become vacant, because the board
cannot be said to have enjoyed its most illustrious
or popular season under the tenure of Teddy...
Padmore updated 19/06/05
UNC is at a crossroads. There are those who are anxious
to enhance the partys relevance to the politics
of T&T and make it into an electorally appealing
Quentrall-Thomas updated 16/06/05
me for pausing the epic trip of Two Trinis
in Peru, but following my Hurricane Ivan stint in
Grenada, I thought I should share some tips on preparing
for and living through a hurricane...
Lee updated 19/06/05
missed Trini Carnival this year and never having got
to the one in Santiago de Cuba yet, I was determined
not to miss out on the Big Fugs Carnival de