Letters to the Editor

letters to the editor

Response to ‘758 Patriot’

Dear “758 Patriot”: I would like to respond to the questions posed in your Letter to the Editor today. 1) Is a Government subvention supposed to be forever, especially when an...
letters to the editor

Bishnu Tulsie vs Allen Chastanet

Dear Mr. Editor, Over the past few days our country has been abuzz with discussions as it pertains to the Saint Lucia National Trust and the Government of Saint Lucia’s...
letters to the editor

Conservation and development with reference to Maria Islands

By Dr.  Edsel Edmunds: I have been reading with great interest and concern reports surrounding certain developments in St Lucia, which according to various persons, would endanger our indigenous...
letters to the editor

Letter on proposed resort development in St. Lucia

Dear Sir, I was dismayed to read in 'The Guardian' newspaper (UK) of 1st April the proposed plans to invest in the development of a huge resort that will impact...

A Response to Dr Augier’s Economic Warning: “We are in trouble!”

Article by Alvin Ernest: Bravo Mr Augier! Finally someone with original thought on Caribbean economics, and a focus on the real “truth” of improving life for St Lucians. Such...
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National Students’ Council expresses remorse for unfortunate results of explosion

The national student council expresses its condolences to the families, parents and coworkers of the victims of Tuesday's tragedy. We hope for speedy recoveries for the many injured and...
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Government of St. Lucia Unveils New Plans for Pearl of the Caribbean

(By Scarlett Cole): The government of St. Lucia recently revealed that they will begin construction on the Pearl of the Caribbean. Reports suggest that the racetrack will be part...
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Proposal to build Maria Island causeway in St Lucia is disturbing

By Melanius Alphonse: Not long after the general elections, it become clear, at least from my realism, what would become of an Allen Chastanet-led administration – the hidden consequences...
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Saint Mary’s College pays homage to Sir Derek Walcott

In a spirited ceremony, Saint Mary's College paid homage to Sir Derek Walcott as one of the greatest talents the country has produced. A Samarian himself, Sir Derek achieved...

Village of Brilliance and Excellence: Tribute to Hon Sir Derek Walcott

By: Wilson Jn. Baptiste The current global economic crisis has exposed the weaknesses in the structure of our tourism industry and also the weaknesses in the expert knowledge of those...