Monday, December 9, 2019

Guest Editorial: Shake up or sell LIAT

It was once assumed that every country or region should have its own airline since in many ways, it was one of the symbols...

Can anyone get our roads some band aid?

By Audley Phillip If you have driven across Antigua lately, you probably noticed that the roads you are driving on sucks. Our roads are riddled with potholes,...

Selling or saving the soul of the OAS

By Sir Ronald Sanders The Organisation of American States (OAS), already a broken institution, was shattered even more on April 9 at a meeting of...

Guest Editorial: The Secret of St Kitts and Nevis

The essence of politics is to seek an improvement in what we found. It is a peaceful process of seeking to make change. Politics...

Belize: Put the national interest first

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...

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...

Op-Ed: Women’s empowerment is not a women’s issue, it is everyone’s issue

By Patricia Scotland - Commonwealth Secretary-General Enala Ngulu was married to a man of 47 who had two other wives. She was 13-years-old. At a time...

TODAY’s Editorial: Baby abandonment. Where are the fathers?

By Audley Phillip Much has been said and written about a baby that was recently placed in a cardboard box and abandoned on a verandah...

TODAY’s Editorial – Region not ready to embrace the Caribbean Court of Justice

By Audley Phillip I noted with some interest the call by former Attorney General, Mr. Justin Simon, QC, for countries in the Caribbean to jointly...

When entertainment violates human rights

By Audley Phillip International law defines prostitution as a human rights violation. Prostitution and trafficking for sexual exploitation are inherently violent and harmful. The only...