Anything to clear one’s name

The Editor: False accusations and gossip can destroy lives, even if the accused is innocent. Worst yet, especially if one’s reputation is under attack. Sometimes, there is no way you can erase what has happened. Even though the accusations may be unfair and untrue, the...
Posted On 28 Jan 2015
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Thanks for clearing the air

Dear Editor: The judiciary is the system of courts that interprets and applies the law in the name of the state. The judiciary also provides a mechanism for the resolution of disputes. This branch of the state is often tasked with ensuring equal justice under law. I take the time...
Posted On 28 Jan 2015
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Why now?

Dear Editor: A lot of things do not add up in an article recently published entitled “AG Ducks”. One thing I must say is that it’s always good to hear the comments of a level headed senior person in society. One such comment came from former ambassador Mr. Reginald Dumas. Mr...
Posted On 28 Jan 2015
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Better level of politics

Dear Editor: Have you ever searched the meaning of politics? A general search states that politics is the activities associated with the governance of a country or other area, especially the debate or conflict among individuals or parties having or hoping to achieve power. It is...
Posted On 28 Jan 2015
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The goal is to change society

The Editor: When I read an article in the headline in one of our local newspapers that accused the AG of offering David West a position in the PCA to retract a statement that he made, it reminded me of the famous quote made by Bill Clinton at Campus Progress National Student...
Posted On 27 Jan 2015
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Case closed before it opened

The editor: The People Partnership has now been in government for almost 5 years. In the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (T&T), the Prime Minister and the Attorney General constitute a government. If the Prime Minister is removed, then the government falls. It is evident...
Posted On 27 Jan 2015
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Not a patriot

Dear Editor: I remember as a child playing in schoolyard. There would always be the spoilt little boy, who if he didn’t get his way, would throw a tantrum, destroy the game and run off. What a spoil sport, I certainly hoped he grew up and changed his ways! I recently had my...
Posted On 20 Jan 2015
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Comforted by PM’s assurance

THE EDITOR: I was very happy with the address of Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar to the nation a few nights ago. I was comforted by her assurance that the country’s economy was strong enough to withstand the sudden drop in oil prices. This assurance can only be given if the...
Posted On 18 Jan 2015
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Great things under PP Govt

THE EDITOR: I look on with great pride at the way TT has been managed for the last four and a half years by the People’s Partnership Government. It has been an exciting time in our country’s history. There has been tremendous work in so many areas, be it infrastructure,...
Posted On 18 Jan 2015
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Have a heart Dr Rowley

Dear Editor, Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley recently said that the government was playing politics with crime by seeking to return the controversial “Hanging Bill” in an election year. Why would Dr Rowley try to mislead the public? Didn’t the government bring this said...
Posted On 16 Jan 2015
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