An Injustice To Event Promoters
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An Injustice To Event Promoters

An Injustice To Event Promoters

Now that the CSM, the Chutney Soca Monarch competition is over and done with, we want to take up an issue raised by the organizer, George Singh of SouthEX promotions, and more particularly by one of his lawyers. Its the seemingly unconscionable matter of police charges for ...

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February 14th, 2017

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‘A Feeding Trough For Cultural Hogs’

‘A Feeding Trough For Cultural Hogs’

Each year, with the approach of Carnival, there’s of course the usual argument and bacchanal from either Pan Trinbago, TUCO, the Carnival Bands Association, or…… all three. And increasingly every year, we also have the complaints about loud noise from fetes in residential ...

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February 13th, 2017

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Transport Woes

Transport Woes

Today we take a look at an issue that continues to affect the wider general public, especially those who use public transportation to get to their destinations on a daily basis. For one thing, there have not been many good comments on the various types of transport ...

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February 10th, 2017

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Choose your words wisely, Mr. PM

Choose your words wisely, Mr. PM

We continue the argument we delved into yesterday, joining in the chorus of disapproval towards the Prime Minister’s comments regarding women and their choice of partners as it relates to domestic violence. Unsurprisingly, this utterance continues to be met with widespread ...

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February 9th, 2017

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Victim Blaming!

Victim Blaming!

Over the last couple of days, citizens on social media have been focused on a comment made by Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley during his first “Conversation” stop in Arouca/Maloney on Monday night. On the matter of domestic violence, the PM highlighted the importance of ...

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February 8th, 2017

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WHAT IS CULTURE?

WHAT IS CULTURE?

Today, another item that caught our attention in last weekend’s newspapers! Its to do with culture, and written of by Professor Ramesh Deosaran. The dictionary defines culture as the customs, civilization and achievements of a time, and of a people. Deosaran says culture is ...

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February 7th, 2017

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The Trump Dilemma

The Trump Dilemma

There has been an wealth of activity over the last week regarding President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily banning travel from seven Muslim-majority nations into the United States. Protests, demonstrations and rallies have sprung up across the US and the ...

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February 6th, 2017

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Bullying In Schools

Bullying In Schools

Today, we shall take a look an issue that is not native to this country, or is a recent development. Bullying is one of many issues plauging the school system and seems to be kept under the radar at most times. Only when there’s a publicized incident, then we hear from the ...

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February 3rd, 2017

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Sugary drinks ban, why not?

Sugary drinks ban, why not?

Sugar has been linked to obesity, and suspected of, or fully implicated as a cause in the occurrence of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, dementia, macular degeneration, and tooth decay. Sugar also provides calories with no added nutrients and can damage your metabolism in ...

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February 2nd, 2017

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Sugar, we’re going down…

Sugar, we’re going down…

Sugar has been linked to obesity, and suspected of, or fully implicated as a cause in the occurrence of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, dementia, macular degeneration, and tooth decay. Sugar also provides calories with no added nutrients and can damage your metabolism in ...

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February 2nd, 2017

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