Give Jack his jacket

I am not a fan of Minister of National Security, Jack Warner. I detest the way he always has an opinion on everything. However, I have a serious problem with the opponents calling for him to step down pending the determination of the allegations against him. Those who are calling...
Posted On 31 Mar 2013
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Is Press freedom under threat by the PP Government?

Dear Editor Now that the dust has started  to settle with respect to the recent “media furore”,  it might be instructive to do an objective analysis of the approach of the media to this latest matter. It is interesting that even the IPI has been brought into the matter, so...
Posted On 29 Mar 2013
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The Role of the Media is not to make the Gov’t look good

Dear Editor The regarding the statement by Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar regarding the media’s attitude to the Peoples Partnership Government  shows how thin skinned the media is and how much it will not examine its own behaviour with respect to the Government and in many...
Posted On 29 Mar 2013
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What the Prime Minister Said

It was predictable. It was ironic. It was predictably ironic. The Prime Minister’s mere whisper at the UNC’s Monday Night Forum for fair and balanced journalism was presented through screaming headlines of “rogue” elements in the media. But the actual address on Monday and the...
Posted On 27 Mar 2013
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Nothing wrong with Defence Bill

THE EDITOR: I have been reading and seeing all the uproar about the Defence Bill which has been deemed by the media as “controversial”. I can’t grasp what is so “controversial” about this Bill though. Army officers have been working alongside police officers for years, the only...
Posted On 27 Mar 2013
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Good service at San-Fernando Hospital

Wednesday, March 27 2013 THE EDITOR: Recently with the horror stories coming from the General Hospitals I would like the opportunity to air my story which was quite the opposite. I was 34 weeks pregnant when I was admitted to the maternity ward of the San Fernando General...
Posted On 27 Mar 2013
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Easy as Sunday morning!

This country has been in political turmoil for some time with many groups engaging in protest actions. The blogs,talk shows and other  media all carry news of  disgruntled persons spewing venom at the Government. Now is the time to stop talking and get into  action with real...
Posted On 27 Mar 2013
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