17 September 2004

Who was the victim?


Editor: It is now over a year since the horrific, reckless tragedy on Back Street, Monday, September 1, 2003, which caused the demise of Anastasius Do...
Hurricane Ivan – Test of Caribbean unity

Hurricane Ivan – Test of Caribbean unity


Editor: Hurricane Ivan has just brought to the Caribbean the benefits of Caribbean political unity. If the governments of all the affected Caribbean...
10 September 2004

Farm subsidies wrong


EDITOR: Recently I had discussions with an economist and three fellow banana producers.The issue: the subsidies on fertilizers being paid by the Gover...

‘Texting’ keeping us informed


Editor: Text messaging is a very economical way of keeping in touch with friends and family, especially when they live overseas and down in the island...

Setting your priorities right


Editor: It is encouraging to hear of the success of many students in this year’s external exam. The teachers, ministry officials, parents and st...
Congrats Camille

Congrats Camille


EDITOR: I would like to congratulate Camille Crichton on the excellent work she is doing. It is engagement of this type that contributes in a lasting ...

She left on Sunday


When I first met Petra Paul, some fourteen or so years ago she was a maid /helper at a restaurant. Instantly, she portrayed a robust presence reinforc...
03 September 2004

How could this have happened?


by R. Andrew CummingsESPN is the one of the leading print and electronic media organizations in the world. Its huge tentacles reach into every contine...
Congratulations Bertie Pompey

Congratulations Bertie Pompey


A few years ago while attending the Ministry of Education's adult education programme in pursuit of obtaining passes at GCE and CXC, I came into conta...

Future of St. Vincent’s tourism in danger?


Three years ago, I moved to St. Vincent and the Grenadines from the United States. Upon my arrival, I was overwhelmed with the beauty of the Vincent...