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China funding street-light project in Dominica

Dominica is implementing a US$34-million solar street-light project with assistance from China, Public Works Minister Rayburn Blackmore has said. He said the 33-month project would…



Remembering President Hugo Chavez Frias

Remembering President Hugo Chavez Frias
By
Gabriel J. Christian, Esq.
The fox which seeks entry into the chicken coop either feigns innocence or disinterest in his prey so as to lull the farmer into inattention. However, no one who desires to rectify historic wrongs can be asleep on his or her watch. And we must honor those who were alert to their historic duty; in particular those who guarded the best interests of the poor.


And how exactly we are going to “show that we can put our POLITICAL, RELIGIOUS and other differences aside

And how exactly we are going to “show that we can put our POLITICAL, RELIGIOUS and other differences aside and come together as a people to move our country forward in a UNITED WAY”? By having a day of unity dressed in white? What happens after the day we unite in white? Will we outlaw dissent? Will we make criticism of our stewardship illegal? Will we get rid of the democratic freedoms that justify our place in global civilization?