19 January 2018

2018: S…holes must teach a..hole a lesson


Last week this column began to look ahead to the year 2018 and the challenges confronting us as a people.It ended with raising the abominable reality ...
12 January 2018

2018: The re-enslavement of black people


The New Year is usually ushered in with a lot of resolutions, both on the personal and wider levels, most of which, unfortunately, will not be kept or...
05 January 2018

Thanks to Cuba


The first column that I can write each year brings about a difficult choice of topics. Should it be a review of the past year? Or should I delve into ...
22 December 2017

Nine Mornings festival grounded in our past


As I extend Seasons Greetings to our readers, the Vincentian community here and abroad, and indeed the global community, permit me to spare some thoug...
15 December 2017

Make Christmas a ‘Green’ one


As we move into the final days of our preparations for the Christmas season, and then the festivities themselves, “Nine Mornings” included, ...
08 December 2017

The 2017 hurricane season, our vulnerability and Christmas


A huge sigh of relief would have collectively been let out throughout the Caribbean as the official deadline for the end of the dreaded hurricane seas...
01 December 2017

Succession planning is more than simply replacing leader


This is the final part of a three-part series looking at issues pertaining to political leadership and preparation for succession. It is a most releva...
24 November 2017

Leadership replacement or succession planning? – Part 2


It is a pity that so many of us are stuck in the mire, including of our own creation, where the matter of the leadership of our country is concerned, ...
17 November 2017

Leadership replacement or succession planning?


I missed the announcement of the Cabinet reshuffle, which may well be a good thing, having not been within earshot of the gossip and not being on the ...
10 November 2017

We, too, must fight sexual harassment and abuse


Before the latest chapters of ‘Trump-gate’ and the recent terror attack in New York city, (note how quickly themedia branded this as terror,...