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Textbooks or Tablets in School?

(By Marie Miguel) There is a huge debate going on in schools all across the country. It is not about violence, bullying, drugs, or similar issues. The debate is...

Saint Lucia’s national security in peril

The question was asked by Allen Chastanet in the 2016 general elections: “Has Kenny Anthony made Saint Lucia safer? He didn’t, but we will. He didn’t, but I will… this is...

Democracy (un) revealed in Saint Lucia

Democracy is often defined as government of the people, by the people, for the people. In many respects, the challenges of democracy have been both qualitative and quantitative to the...

National priorities defy convention in St Lucia

The key issues of political change, socio economics and preservation of the environment will return to Saint Lucia's House of Assembly on Tuesday, June 20, as debate resumes on...

“We must defend Venezuela’s democracy”

 As Ambassador, I occasionally promote U.S. policies that are unpopular with some government leaders in the Eastern Caribbean.  That is the case now.   The situation in Venezuela has reached...

Timely responses critical

For years on end, the nature of politics here at home has continually disintegrated in terms of perception but more importantly, the world at large seems to be experiencing...

Time for national unity in Saint Lucia

By Melanius Alphonse Over the years I have been accused of being too critical of the government of the day in Saint Lucia, without offering a new direction.  In this regard...
Weight-Loss-scale

How a diet that lowers ghrelin results in weight loss

By Gracy Singh: Balance is everything when you are trying to lose weight.  You follow all of the necessary steps to take care of yourself, like watching what you eat,...

A Tide in the Affairs of Men – The Regional Private Sector Must Act...

A little over a month ago I attended two meetings in Europe, and they both underscored the necessity for the Caribbean private sector to urgently reconstitute a representative body...
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...