21 January 2022
End dismissal stress!

End dismissal stress!


EDITOR: In a piece last week I pointed out that the State’s or government’s position to dismiss its workers for failure to take a vaccine is unre...
A Beggar’s Budget

A Beggar’s Budget


Editor: When Uncle Venley of blessed memory begged, he always showed you the money he had, while requesting the amount he wanted. The principle he dis...
Corrective work needed for on-air presenters

Corrective work needed for on-air presenters


Editor: I am writing this letter with the hope of betterment in some pronounciations we hear in the media today. The national media is the face of lif...
The homes from which they came

The homes from which they came


Editor: The homes from which they come play an important role in which a child behaves and becomes. While the aforementioned is debatable, we can n...
18 January 2022
Suffering, due to  insufficient lecturers at Community College

Suffering, due to insufficient lecturers at Community College


EDITOR: I’m a first year Student of SVGCC. And as a new student, I was excited to continue my education level. Unfortunately, all my excitement was ...
14 January 2022
Public Assistance  engenders dependency

Public Assistance engenders dependency


Editor: Whether we call it Public Assistance or Poor Relief, it conjures up in our minds “Learned Helplessness.” Handouts that create dependency a...
Have we missed a golden opportunity for change?

Have we missed a golden opportunity for change?


Editor: Have we missed the golden opportunity for change when in 2009 we voted NO to a new constitution? As the days and years roll on we are seeing t...
11 January 2022
Does teaching grammar help students write better?

Does teaching grammar help students write better?


Contributed by: Dr Kumar Mahabir San Juan, Trinidad and Tobago, and Judith Raghunanan I (KM) teach Academic Reading and Writing as well as Anthrop...
07 January 2022
Exhorbitant Customs charges on imported vehicles

Exhorbitant Customs charges on imported vehicles


Editor: Greetings to one and all at the beginning of another year, 2022. It is my prayer that we would have a very productive year. Of course we know ...
Contractor’s Woes

Contractor’s Woes


From a loan secured from one of our financial institutions, he was contracted to put up a building. However, a mentally deranged man is inhibiting the...