Editorial

A Futile Attempt At Redemption

A Futile Attempt At Redemption

We’ve all heard about “Jekyll and Hyde” behaviour. Instances where persons act or react in one way and then make a complete 180, with contrasting characteristics that could make you think it’s a totally different individual altogether. While it can be

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September 20th, 2017

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The Truth Offends…Sometimes

The Truth Offends…Sometimes

With the advantage of three consecutive Sunday articles, Professor Selwyn Cudjoe attempted to thrash and belittle, recent work of local historian, Gerry Besson. But its just one part of the Professor’s third and final column last Sunday, with which we take issue today. ...

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September 19th, 2017

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Shooting The Messenger And Ignoring The Message

Shooting The Messenger And Ignoring The Message

We’ve all been critical of the way the present generation has digressed from traditional values in one way or the other. Persons from the “old school” especially can attest to how it seems the younger ones are a totally different species, with school ...

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September 18th, 2017

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Catch Them If You Can

Catch Them If You Can

The Prime Minister recently declared that all persons who are found to be in corrupt activities must be held accountable. Obviously! That’s simple law that should be employed in all areas of the public service. The issue is not that we’ve forgotten about right and wrong, but

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September 15th, 2017

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We Should Know Better As Big People

We Should Know Better As Big People

Trinbagonians have heard the old saying since we were children that ‘big people should know better’. It means basically that some adults should exercise greater discretion in instances where they blunder. The term also refers to individuals who intentionally and ...

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September 14th, 2017

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Local Film Industry

Local Film Industry

Every time a Hollywood film is released, Trinis flock to cinemas. And that’s fine, because these movies are usually excellent productions. The problem is, these lines are rarely seen for local movies, even though the film industry in T&T is top of the line. This ...

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September 13th, 2017

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What A Victory On All Frontts!

What A Victory On All Frontts!

What a victory! Last Saturday, the Trinbago Knight Riders captured the CPL title for a second time in three years, since the franchise cricket format began in the Caribbean. This victory was no stroll in the park though. In a low-scoring affair, it seemed at one point that ...

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September 12th, 2017

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When Would We Step Up The Game?

When Would We Step Up The Game?

Hurricanes are leaving a deep scar of death and devastation from the Caribbean into North America this year, first with Harvey tearing up Texas then Irma literally wiping out several Caribbean nations. Now Jose is doing his part to put the final nails in the coffins of many ...

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September 11th, 2017

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Do They Know ‘A Mother’s Love?’

Do They Know ‘A Mother’s Love?’

It takes a special type of individual to excel at a particular task. That is, one must possess particular physical, mental or psychological attributes to be a successful long distance runner, an astronaut, an artist or a building contractor etc. In many instances these ...

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September 8th, 2017

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Educational Progression, Not Regression, Please!

Educational Progression, Not Regression, Please!

The new school term is in full swing and with the brand new year, we look forward to students seizing the opportunities they are afforded, all in an effort to achieve excellence. Their success not only would develop their own live, but the nation benefits as well. Those are ...

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September 7th, 2017

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