Conversation with the ‘Millennials’: LGBT+ and the future of Antigua and Barbuda

Conversation with the ‘Millennials’: LGBT+ and the future of Antigua and Barbuda

By Carlon Knight It would only be a matter of time before the riptides the recent Unite States Supreme Court ruling guaranteeing the right to marriage for same sex couples…

Letter to the Editor

(Please note, that this letter has been slightly edited by removing the names of persons cited therein). Dear Editor, It seems that we are living in a topsy-turvy country where…

PM Browne: “Our purpose is not just to talk. Our objective is to find solutions”

PM Browne: “Our purpose is not just to talk. Our objective is to find solutions”

The Honourable Gaston Browne, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, recently gave remarks at the CARICOM regional forum entitled ‘CARICOM Overcoming Challenges: Pathway to Development’ held in this country on…

Witnessing A Revolution

Witnessing A Revolution

I’ve always felt that the middle of the 20th century was possibly the best time of all to be born. The second of the two World Wars had only just…

Bambalala

After Crusader and Observer radio took a turn on our Caribbean brothers and sisters – referring to the Guyanese, Jamaicans and Dominican Republicans – saying all sort of manner of…

Crazy mixed up kid

He’s an American tradition; an icon of US culture, a stock character who emerges again and again, like déjà vu. You will find him in books, on TV, in the…

PetroCaribe synonymous with social development for Antigua and Barbuda

The Honourable Asot Michael, Minister of Tourism, Economic Development & Energy in the Government of Antigua and Barbuda, gave remarks yesterday, June 25, 2015 at the Embassy of the Bolivarian…

Snake in the grass-ism – Part 2

Snake in the grass-ism – Part 2

So we say farewell to snake in the grass-ism, and hello to the Brer Anansi spirit. I think the Brer Anansi spirit is an absolutely spot-on, deathly accurate, depiction of…

Fear of the other,the great threat in intra-regional relations

It Matters Dr. George C. Brathwaite To a large extent, the discussions on reigniting the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and drawing attention to the free movement of labour have restarted. While…

The Commonwealth’s future – Part 1

The Commonwealth’s future – Part 1

by Sir Ronald Sanders (The writer is a Senior Fellow at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London and at Massey College, University of Toronto. He is also a…