Opinion

When evil triumphs

December 13, 2015

"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing." - Edmund Burke

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Shock value

December 13, 2015

Former Chief Justice Sir Michael Barnett believes that comments like those made by prominent Queen's Counsel Wayne Munroe that illegal immigrants should be flogged are unhelpful in the illegal immigration debate.

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The Paris climate change conference and the Caribbean

December 10, 2015

At the 21st Conference of Parties (COP21) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, taking place in Paris from November 30 to December 11, the governments of the world face the challenge of reaching an agreement to limit global temperature rise to below two degrees Celsius by the year 2100 above the pre-industrial level.

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Krampus brings the nightmare to Christmas
Krampus brings the nightmare to Christmas

December 10, 2015

Krampus (Rated T)
Cast: Comedy Horror
Genre: Toni Collette, Adam Scott, Emjay Anthony
Dwight's Rating: 2.5 Stars

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'Secret in Their Eyes' covers timely topic
'Secret in Their Eyes' covers timely topic

December 10, 2015

Secret in Their Eyes (Rated T)
Cast: Thriller
Genre: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts
Dwight's Rating: 2.5 Stars

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The brutal Miller and Munroe mindset and the PLP's disgraceful silence

December 09, 2015

The U.S. is reeling from the fascist, xenophobic and misogynistic rantings and ravings of various candidates in the Republican Party nominating process.

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PLP women are afraid of Leslie Miller

December 09, 2015

It was unfortunate that the Bahamas Crisis Centre, an organization that provides services to people who are the victims of physical, sexual and emotional abuse, had to defend its name yesterday from a baseless and classless attack by Leslie Miller, the MP for Tall Pines.

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The Bahamian entrepreneurial spirit

December 09, 2015

Thank you for the invitation to be with you today.

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A response to Leslie Osborne Miller

December 07, 2015

Over the past few weeks, the debate over National Health Insurance (NHI) has intensified.

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Plural political parties in The Bahamas - pt. 2

December 06, 2015

"If a political party does not have its foundation in the determination to advance a cause that is right and that is moral, then it is not a political party; it is merely a conspiracy to seize power." - Dwight D. Eisenhower

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Cuba's dire need for foreign investment - part 2

December 04, 2015

Although Cuba recently created incentives for foreign investment, many investors are still uncomfortable about the potential risks of doing business in Cuba entails.

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Cuba's dire need for foreign investment - part 1

December 04, 2015

Since the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1989 and Cuba’s subsequent hardship while transitioning to a more decentralized economy in its “special period,” Cuba has implemented significant economic changes.

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Creed goes the distance
Creed goes the distance

December 03, 2015

Creed (Rated T)
Cast: Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson
Genre: Sports Drama
Dwight's Rating:3.5 Stars

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The enterprise and imagination of Bahamian millennials

December 02, 2015

The demographic parameters of the so-called Millennial Generation, though imprecise, are generally consistent, with millennials born between the early 1980s and the early 2000s, stretching in age approximately from 35 or so and younger.

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New air routes and Caribbean connectivity

December 02, 2015

Air China has confirmed that it will inaugurate a Beijing to Havana air service on December 27.

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NHI: What should we expect in 2016

November 30, 2015

With the implementation date for National Health Insurance (NHI) fast approaching, the debate on NHI continues.

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Christie's failing govt has much to answer, FNM set to bring change

November 30, 2015

My ongoing work as opposition leader here in New Providence and travels throughout the country make it urgently clear that the majority of Bahamians and residents of The Bahamas are disappointed and fed up with this failing Christie-led government.

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Plural political parties in The Bahamas, pt. 1

November 30, 2015

“If a political party does not have its foundation in the determination to advance a cause that is right and that is moral, then it is not a political party; it is merely a conspiracy to seize power.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower

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Haiti, a bad nation with bad citizens

November 27, 2015

My experience running as a candidate for president of the Republic of Haiti has convinced me that Haiti is indeed a bad nation peopled by bad citizens.

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How do you fight an ideology

November 27, 2015

"In order to eradicate a thing you must understand it and the truth is that nobody understands ISIS." - Mutryce A. Williams

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