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Fix The Laws To Arrest The ‘Known Criminals’

Fix The Laws To Arrest The ‘Known Criminals’

One reaction to the recent terrorist attacks in England is a petition for drastic measures to be taken against anyone known to be, or suspected of being, a radical terrorist. At last count, just two days after last Saturday’s incident in London, over 145,000 people had ...

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June 9th, 2017

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Is This What They Meant By ‘Bringing Out The Big Guns’?

Is This What They Meant By ‘Bringing Out The Big Guns’?

Can we ever get a straight answer for anything these days? Seems not, especially when it comes to matters of national importance and public concern. We’ve said many times that the intelligence of the populace is continuously being insulted, and well, here we go again. ...

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June 8th, 2017

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Judging those in charge of the Judges

Judging those in charge of the Judges

Our Judiciary is facing an upheaval of titanic proportions. The Chief Justice no longer has the confidence of the majority of the legal fraternity. And in addition to that, the Judicial Legal and Services Commission is facing allegations in the court that it is operating ...

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June 7th, 2017

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If It Tastes Like Rice and Looks Like Rice…It Probably Isn’t

If It Tastes Like Rice and Looks Like Rice…It Probably Isn’t

Fake news. Fake eyelashes. Fake friends. It certainly seems that there’s more fake stuff today than a few years ago. And there are several reasons for that. Greed? A need for attention? Technological developments? Yes, they have all contributed to what seems like a ...

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June 6th, 2017

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GISL Closure

GISL Closure

So government is closing the GISL, its information services company, putting some sixty people out of jobs. It was losing money for sure…because it was set up to do so, and saddled with very bad, incompetent management. We feel it is a stupid thing to do….much like many ...

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June 5th, 2017

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Our Customer Service Attitue – A National Disgrace

Our Customer Service Attitue – A National Disgrace

We enjoy reading articles on whatever topic, written by Dr. David Bratt. Today……we quote from his most recent, on the matter of customer service, and the terrible attitudes often displayed by those whose job it is to serve the public. The medicine man says much of what you ...

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June 2nd, 2017

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Cancer Treatment…Or Lack Of?

Cancer Treatment…Or Lack Of?

June is Cancer Survivors Month. Here in T&T, cancer survivors are a blessed bunch, because the system isn’t helpful when it comes to tackling this devastating ailment. In fact, the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) lists Trinidad and Tobago as having one of the ...

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June 1st, 2017

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Do as I say not as I do?

Do as I say not as I do?

It is apparent that the profligate spending by those in authority will see no immediate abatement.  After two public exposes that we are sure were just the tip of the iceberg, here now we have the Prime Minister of T&T leading a delegation to Chile. This South American ...

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May 31st, 2017

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Who’s going to defend the Sports Minister?

Who’s going to defend the Sports Minister?

Minister Darryl Smith’s problems with what appears to be an unexplainable Tobago hotel bill couldn’t have come at a worse time. By that we mean that the Whatsapp jokes and other social media memes of the Tourism Minister’s phone bill scandal haven’t ...

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May 29th, 2017

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Teachers’ stress, they’re being overpaid

Teachers’ stress, they’re being overpaid

According to Public Accounts committee of Parliament, the recent Auditor General’s report reveals some awful and examples of mismanagement by the Ministry of Education, with respect to overpayment of teachers. The Education ministry says it is very concerned about this ...

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May 26th, 2017

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