Responsibility, authority, and accountability: We ought to take note

Editorial Given the concerns that have arisen, and visibly represented on the front page of this issue of Caribbean Times, today’s editorial attempts to draw awareness to the platitudes of…

Be prepared, as hurricane season begins

Editorial Today is June 1st and the Atlantic hurricane season begins. While it is not expected to be a very active storm season, the watch-phrase for Antigua and Barbuda, remains…

Lovell’s say on ‘Dry Hill’ travesty?

Last Friday’s editorial in Caribbean Times, put forward vital information into the public domain and, posed very pertinent questions to former Finance Minister under the United Progressive Party, and now…

How can we shape and reshape the local social environment

Editorial “People depend in large measure on the cultural industries for the images, symbols and vocabulary with which they interpret and respond to their social environment” (Graham Murdock and Peter…

UPP, blind or sharp-sighted?

Editorial “Self-interest makes some people blind, and others sharp-sighted.” – François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613–1680), French writer, moralist. Maximes, no. 49 (1678). It has been an interesting set of…

National recognition and using the face of Carnival 2015 to project positives

National recognition and using the face of Carnival 2015 to project positives

Editorial In spite of the challenges that residents and citizens face in going about their everyday lives in Antigua and Barbuda, the nation as a whole can draw some relief…

Nation building and national heroes

Editorial According to the author Tim Edensor: “National identity persists in a globalising world, and perhaps the nation remains the pre-eminent entity around which identity is shaped. … the habitual,…

Working together in spite of differences

Editorial Quite a few stirs have occurred over the last week and these would have fluctuated from the good to the bad, and the in-between. In essence, there is a…

Antigua and Barbuda is surely on the road to grand things and national prosperity

Antigua and Barbuda is surely on the road to grand things and national prosperity

Editorial If there was any doubt, any ill will against the efforts being pursued by the current administration, Caribbean Times believes that such negativity will soon become things of the…

Strive to be a better person even as you enjoy the weekend, for the sake of society

Strive to be a better person even as you enjoy the weekend, for the sake of society

Editorial The weekend is upon us here in Antigua and Barbuda, and for many, they will take to the various entertainment or sporting venues. Much has also happened this week,…