Sunday, November 17, 2019

Venezuela: Do we have a role in the happenings?

By Audley Phillip I read that the U.S. has recently made secret contact with Venezuela’s socialist party boss as close allies of President Nicolás Maduro’s...

Representative Democracy stifled in the mother of all parliaments

Sir Ronald Sanders Had a government of a developing Commonwealth country suspended parliament to stop the opposition introducing a bill, British High Commissioners would have...

Scotiabank obligation for decades of profits

By Sir Ronald Sanders (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States and the Organisation of American States.  He is also a Senior...

On Haiti, CARICOM and the OAS

By Bocchit Edmond – Foreign Minister, Haiti Membership of CARICOM and the Organization of American States (OAS) are cornerstones of Haiti’s foreign policy. Since becoming...

Under Julie Reifer-Jones’ leadership, LIAT is facing its worst financial crisis

By Bert Wilkinson Separated by large tracts of the turquoise blue waters of the Caribbean Sea, people in the tiny tourism dependent Eastern Caribbean islands...

A toxic word to use with kids

By Melissa Martin There is a powerful word—a toxic word that wounds the heart of a young person when spoken by a parent, a teacher,...

EU blacklist: Cooperation or Coercion?

By Sir Ronald Sanders (The writer is Ambassador of Antigua and Barbuda to the United States and the Organisation of American States.  He is also a...

A Caribbean Secretary-General for the OAS

By Sir Ronald Sanders It’s time for a Caribbean Secretary-General of the Organisation of American States. Over the last 70 years, since its formation, the OAS...

Migrant Caravans: Are they in the Caribbean’s future?

By Sir Ronald Sanders Imagine the scene if people with little hope of a better life in Caribbean countries could walk to the United States.  Undoubtedly,...

Op-Ed: Commonwealth enables governments to collaborate on practical action to tackle devastating impact of...

By Patricia Scotland – Commonwealth Secretary-General It has been almost two years since I sat in a security plane flying over the once familiar, but...