Editorial

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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Are we serious about national security?

Are we serious about national security?

We have been extremely vocal about the crime situation in T&T, almost incessantly so. Being a topic that can never be overstated, we felt the need once again to express our anger, frustration and downright abhorrence to the level it has reached. Over the last weekend ...

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February 1st, 2017

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IT’S TIME TO WALK THE TALK

IT’S TIME TO WALK THE TALK

 Amid escalating crime, particularly the more than fifty murders in this month of January, the Prime Minister’s statement appealing to young people to stay away from crime, and his sympathy to those who have lost loved ones, is simply not good enough. At least, it seems its ...

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January 31st, 2017

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Please don’t exhale!

Please don’t exhale!

Today we wish to acknowledge a courageous and plausible move by our friends in Barbados who took a bold stance recently in protecting its citizenry from the damages of smoking. It appears that the Ministry of Health in Bridgetown has banned the smoking of e-cigarettes in ...

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January 30th, 2017

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