Friday, October 28, 2016


Until then...let them eat cake

Oct. 27, 2016, 7:34 PM AST Comments

I pose a simple argument questioning the citizenship of every Trinidadian and Tobagonian. I purposefully avoid labelling citizens as “Trinbagonians” because the label is nothing more than a fable fabricated in the bowels of political correctness.

UNC is frozen in time

Oct. 27, 2016, 7:34 PM AST Comments

If anything, the return of Anil Roberts on a United National Congress platform should serve as a cautionary tale for the people of Trinidad and Tobago.

Was someone sleeping on the job?

Oct. 27, 2016, 7:33 PM AST Comments

Try as I might, I could not find any­where in Justice Mira Dean-Armorer’s judgment in the LifeSport matter where Anil Roberts was vindicated.

From a cutlass to a sabre

Oct. 27, 2016, 7:30 PM AST Comments

A-Levels or no A-Levels, if you do not have work experience, envelope sticking is as good a place to start as any.

Let’s call a cutlass a cutlass...

Oct. 26, 2016, 9:7 PM AST Comments

I am sick and tired of hearing Laventillians complain about how neglected and disadvantaged they are, and how much more money the Government should throw in their direction.

Back to the ‘fill ’er up’ days?

Oct. 26, 2016, 9:6 PM AST Comments

I saw in the news the announcement by Robin Naraynsingh, president of the Petroleum Dealers Association (PDA) of Trinidad and Tobago, that by the end of this week gas stations in T&T will be operating on a cash-only basis. In other words, electronic payments will no longer be accepted.

T&T-inspired real mas

Oct. 26, 2016, 9:2 PM AST Comments

This joke so glorified, we living it. In Trinidad, truth is controversy. It is funny to me that in we country, we biggest thing, a celebration of many slave movements, and a tradition, in and of itself, said to be adopted from the former massa, and evidence of a still ongoing cultural behaviour that

A message to the harassers

Oct. 25, 2016, 10:29 PM AST Comments

Some people may say street harassment is a compliment, or they tend to ignore it. However, it is important to remember and think critically that, like rape, street harassment is not a product of sexual desire but a product of power and control by men.

Terrible timeline

Oct. 25, 2016, 10:27 PM AST Comments

I read recently about the unfortunate demise of a young man in Diego Martin (“Father of 6 murdered”, Sunday Express, October 23). At the time of his death, the man was 26 years old and he left behind his six children and their mother.

Good luck with cocoa dreams, Mr Imbert

Oct. 25, 2016, 10:26 PM AST Comments

Over the last few years, there has been much hype over the production of cocoa. There have been conferences, seminars, exhibitions, road shows, lectures, etc. What all of these promoters are failing to disclose to the public is the cocoa industry is dying, if not dead already.

From plans to action

Oct. 25, 2016, 10:24 PM AST Comments

I would like to publicly thank the Minister of Planning, Camille Robinson-Regis, for the tremendous work she has been doing in the area of planning. I received, and I know many people who have received reviews after waiting for over four years for a reply under the previous government.