We do not want the guns, too high a price

We do not want the guns, too high a price

Caribbean Times is reproducing this extract as a matter of drawing public awareness to an issue of firearms in the wrong hands, criminals. Follow up stories will follow in the…

Promises are the origin of false expectation, and mistrust

Promises are the origin of false expectation, and mistrust

Editorial “One can talk good and shower down roses, but it’s the receiver that has to walk through the thorns, and all its false expectations.” ― Anthony Liccione. Caribbean Times…

Marriage of our human and natural resources, innate skills, innovation and hard work

Marriage of our human and natural resources, innate skills, innovation and hard work

Editorial The recently concluded 36th Regular Conference of the Heads of Government Meeting of the Caribbean Community again promises the reason much in terms of going forward to what has…

Noise, misleading statements, and the subtle plot: Why ask Lovell

Noise, misleading statements, and the subtle plot: Why ask Lovell

Editorial There appears to be several misleading statements and half-truths that are continuously being thrown to the public by the egregious and desperate leadership of the United Progressive Party (UPP).…

Serious considerations for our new breed of farmers

Serious considerations for our new breed of farmers

Editorial There is an interesting dynamic that is being played out in Antigua and Barbuda, and perhaps in other parts of the Caribbean. It is almost painful to see the…

Discipline!

Discipline!

Editorial While conducting an interview with the Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda about six weeks ago, Caribbean Times was drawn to ask questions not only about the leadership of…

Hadeed Motors Miss Antigua Barbuda Pageant 2015 an unfinished success story

Hadeed Motors Miss Antigua Barbuda Pageant 2015 an unfinished success story

Editorial Beauty pageants the world over have grown in popularity, as means for promoting cultural identities, while becoming modes of empowerment, production and consumption. That the inaugural Hadeed Motors Miss…

Law, ethics, and the assurance of justice

Law, ethics, and the assurance of justice

Lord Dicey argued that the legal system consists not only of the procedural enforcement of rules and precedents, but also of the informal “customs, practices, maxims, or precepts which are…

UPP adrift from reality again: Antigua no police state!

Antigua and Barbuda is governed by effective legislation supportive of a written constitution. Within the body of laws, there are specific rules spelling out all of the tenets regarding those…

Face it and fix it before it becomes calamity

Editorial According to Lori Turnbull writing in the Globe and Mail a couple years ago, “if Ministers aren’t responsible, democracy doesn’t work.” Caribbean Times would largely agree with these sentiments.…