First among equals

Some would say that the time is about right that the prominent women of the Caribbean stand up and stand out for their sisters who do not sit in the privilege...

Coming in for praise

Antigua is one of those places where it is easy to find things to criticize, especially in the areas of politics and government. This is likely because we are...

Another day, another scandal

It is amazing how indifferent Antiguans & Barbudans are to major scandals in this country. The latest global scandal to hit our shores is a real doozy, and fo...

Strays, strays everywhere!

Stray animals have long been a problem in our twin-island state. They’re everywhere – skinny, dehydrated horses tied to trees for days on end, and dogs, cats, ...

The key ingredient

Less than one year ago, in July 2016 to be exact, the issue of beach access and spear fishing vaulted to the fore as the Spear Fishermen’s Association threaten...

Who is the greatest among you?

It is difficult to miss our prime minister’s overwhelming preoccupation with wealth and wealth accumulation. There are multiple instances, since taking the rei...

Radio is you!

Today is World Radio Day 2017. You probably did not know that such a day even existed, but it does. At the 36th session of the United Nations Educational, Sc...

The natives are growing restless

If we needed any indication that the honeymoon is over, there were clear signs last week that the glitter has begun to wear off, and the mundane, everyday busi...