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‘Dads’ absence from home a major cause of crime’

By  Seth Ampadu, Superintendent Minister of the Methodist Church in St. Lucia As we continue to explore the root causes of ugly crime and violence in our communities, should we...

SLMDA: Diagnosis Red, Eye that is!

by George The structural appraisal report of the George Odlum Stadium (GOS) reveals many things and the Recommendations and Conclusions portion of that report makes for quite an interesting read. ...

Politically incorrect and sane

by Dr. Andre R. L. Matthew MD Concerned Citizen Many in attendance at last Sunday's protest march, were disheartened and stunned. Fear mongering, calumny and character assassination were in abundance. Disappointingly, in...

Saint Lucia PM’s sports decisions prostituting the country

By Melanius Alphonse The alternative reality propagated by the Allen Chastanet administration and its surrogates serves to reinforce their bewildering ignorance of the US$12 million ‘no-bid’ sports consultancy crony contract awarded...

March Madness: Coincidence or Collusion?

By George Wednesday September 6, the SLMDA writes a letter to the Labour Ministry, informing it of doctors’ intention to take industrial action. Thursday September 7, most Customs Officers go...

The Irrational Opposition To The Parker Contract Part II

By George As I hinted at in Part I of this piece, much of the consternation surrounding this contract centres on the absolute misinformation being circulated from “certain corners”; that...

The Irrational Opposition to the Parker Contract Part I

By George I have to say, the backlash over the recent Parker Company Contract unveiling has been rather astounding on several fronts. Most of it seems centred on the amount...

Poverty a major cause of crime

By  Seth Ampadu -Superintendent, Methodist Church, St Lucia Should we not also consider the question of poverty when looking at the causes of crime and violence in our communities across...

Zombie at early morning mass !

by Lorraine Glace If you have been following my ramblings on DBS, you will know that early mornings and I are not very good friends.   Dawn is not my favorite...

Solar Farm sheds light on SLP PPP-Flip-Flop

By George A few weeks ago, former President of the United States Bill Clinton paid a short visit to St. Lucia for the grand opening of LUCELEC’s 3MW Solar Farm...