Thursday, November 21, 2019

What about the interests of the ordinary Venezuelan people?

By Sir Ronald Sanders Michelle Bachelet is a torture survivor.  She was arrested in 1975 by the late dictator Augusto Pinochet's political police and detained in...

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...

Caribbean consequences of Trump’s new immigration rules

By Sir Ronald Sanders U.S. President Donald Trump’s new rule on immigration and nationality, published on Monday, August 12, is not different from the rules...

Contempt of Haitians is shameful

By Sir Ronald Sanders The response to Haitians arriving in Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries has been lamentable at best and contemptible at worst.  They have been...

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...

BREXIT’s effect on Caribbean tourism

By Sir Ronald Sanders Caribbean persons interacting with British tourists, apart from the super-rich, should be mindful that if these visitors appear reluctant to part...

Haiti, a ‘shithole’ financed by the United States

By Nancy Roc Last weekend, Donald Trump attacked the city of Baltimore and called it a "disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess", a "very dangerous...

Boris Johnson’s can of worms

By Sir Ronald Sanders There were echoes of US President Donald Trump’s famous campaign slogan, “Make America great again”, in the first parliamentary statement of...

Name and blame the polluters

By Sir Ronald Sanders Climate Change is no longer a future event.  It is here, now and real.  Planet Earth, mankind’s common homeland, appears to be already...

Listen on World Listening Day

By Melissa Martin Shhh…do you hear that? Close your mouth and eyes. Open your ears and pay attention. It’s the sound of World Listening Day...