• How the Spirit of Emily lives on

    How the Spirit of Emily lives on

    Thirty years ago this week the island learnt the most valuable lesson in self-reliance in its modern history and the Royal Bermuda Regiment came of age.

    On the evening of September 24, 1987, Bermuda residents went to bed assured by weather...

  • A hard rain’s a-gonna fall

    A hard rain’s a-gonna fall

    The Atlantic hurricane season is a humbling annual reminder that nature remains wild, unpredictable and highly dangerous...

    • Sep 21, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Champion of champions – and she’s all ours

    Champion of champions – and she’s all ours

    Show me a good loser and I’ll show you a loser.” These are the words of Vince Lombardi, the legendary former Green Bay Packers...

    • Sep 18, 2017 8:00 am
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  • The shape of things to come?

    The shape of things to come?

    Few issues on the Bermuda political agenda have been as assiduously avoided and talked around in recent years as...

    • Sep 14, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Furbert’s law of unintended consequences

    Furbert’s law of unintended consequences

    It’s a “What if ...” question that can only be speculated upon but not definitively answered, at least not yet.

    And it’s...

    • Sep 13, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Putting the boot into crime

    Putting the boot into crime

    In today’s economic climate, many households do not have $5,000 lying around in loose change. Those who are swimming in it can...

    • Sep 8, 2017 8:00 am
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  • When the sword is mightier than ‘the pen’

    When the sword is mightier than ‘the pen’

    When is freedom of expression no longer free? When you cannot be held accountable for it.

    Almost two years ago,...

    • Sep 1, 2017 8:00 am
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  • A move to encourage future generations

    A move to encourage future generations

    It remains to be seen whether Nahki Wells can match the feats of Clyde Best and Shaun Goater in England’s top division, but he...

    • Sep 1, 2017 8:00 am
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  • I’m a Bermudian ... get me out of here!

    I’m a Bermudian ... get me out of here!

    Watching the sorry plight yesterday of a Bermudian in England being kicked off a flight to Los Angeles re-emphasised the...

    • Aug 29, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Mayweather’s great service to the nobler art

    Mayweather’s great service to the nobler art

    When Conor McGregor returned to his corner at the end of the third round of his megabout with Floyd Mayweather Jr in the very...

    • Aug 29, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Trump’s carnage must be confronted now

    Trump’s carnage must be confronted now

    Article II of the US Constitution is the presidential job description, defining and enumerating the responsibilities and...

    • Aug 21, 2017 8:00 am
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