27 August 2004

APOLOGY


Editor's note: The printer's devil got the worst of us last week. In a letter submitted captioned Cuba is a democracy" by Dr. Franklyn James we printe...
20 August 2004

Teachers Mothers in classroom


Editor: I am a teacher in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and would like to express my views regarding the Ministry of Education’s policy to allow...
Cuba is a democracy

Cuba is a democracy


Editor: Recently I heard a caller on an FM station referring to the Cuban government as undemocratic. Now the definition of democracy is government b...

Emancipation – not just a word


Editor: This year is supposed to be 166 years since emancipation. However we seem to lack the knack for economic advances. And even with the strides t...

We must free up our minds


Editor: We must emancipate ourselves from the negatives of Africa that are sensationalized in the media, or from a religion that is deeply rooted in o...

No World Cup matches


by C.I. MartinApart from Dominica which did not apply, St. Vincent is the only independent state in the Eastern Caribbean not to have been selected as...

The port is in a mess


Editor: I read with contention a letter in your newspaper by one Disgusted. To tell you the truth, I don't know what or who the writer is angry with ...

Leaky roof and disrespect in Magistrate’s Court


Editor: On Monday while awaiting a case at the Kingstown Magistrate’s Court a shower of rain came down and the roof inside the courtroom started ...

Teenage Mothers in classroom


Editor: This topic has been the centre of many debates in homes and staff rooms throughout St. Vincent and the Grenadines, that is the question of tee...
13 August 2004

Obama is from Illinois


EDITOR: I would like to correct some misinformation in the Bassy Alexander column of last week. Barack Obama is not running for senator in Ohio, as he...