Sep 12, 2020 8:00 am
A part of America’s history involves an event when a number of men who cherished freedom decided to oppose a force of enormous strength despite the potential outcome. This meant lives would be lost in a battle where the odds for victory were not...
Aug 19, 2020 8:00 am
Much of the world today is awash with huge waves of positive and negative information about many troubling situations, and attempting to discern fact from fiction can be at times stressful and disturbing.
Meanwhile the free press toils 24/7...
Aug 12, 2020 8:00 am
Throughout America, and around the world, millions watched on television a man honoured for his strength and determination to move America from an era of gross racial injustice and inequality, despite a Constitution that clearly states that every...
Jul 20, 2020 8:00 am
Like a slow-burning forest fire taking a heavy toll on wildlife through heat and smoke, societies today are wrestling with a range of issues that affect life, especially for the family unit.
It should be the family where decency and respect...
Jul 13, 2020 8:00 am
Around the world, there are millions of people in situations where dominant forces use ruthless brutality to crush efforts to seek common freedoms that every human being is entitled to as a citizen of this earth.
Before the completion of...
Jun 13, 2020 8:00 am
Throughout much of world history, people have suffered because of skin colour, religious persuasion, political views or ethnic differences, leaving a trail of death and injustice for millions across the globe.
Amid what seems an eternal...
May 30, 2020 8:00 am
Freedom and democracy will always be precious because life is precious, and a human basic instinct is having the right to freedom. This upholds decency and respect for different views with neither condemnation nor persecution.
May 23, 2020 8:00 am
Bermuda, like many countries around the world, finds itself facing an uphill battle to regain its footing economically and emotionally after the impact of Covid-19, which has shattered much of the world’s financial machine.
May 15, 2020 8:00 am
For many senior Bermudians, Heritage Month is not only a time to celebrate our island home, but it is a good time to reflect on what qualities helped to bring us where we are today.
As one of those who still remembers life during the...
May 9, 2020 8:00 am
For some, excessively loud music is a way of life and any concern expressed by others, in their view, is an unfair complaint — even though government authorities, constantly urge people to be more considerate to others when playing their...
Apr 25, 2020 8:00 am
When difficult times occur that disrupt normal day-to-day activity for each person, the challenge could be a tremendous burden because we react in different ways to issues that impact the very core of our personalities.
Because of different...
Apr 18, 2020 8:00 am
The world continues a major battle against an invisible enemy known as Covid-19, which has claimed thousands of lives and wrecked millions of families.
Leadership in this war against the coronavirus has been controversial in just about...
Apr 9, 2020 8:00 am
After a powerful storm anywhere in the world, people affected slowly come out from various shelters and wrecked homes to survey damage and usually assist those in need of help. During those early moments, everyone without question is aware that,...
Mar 30, 2020 8:00 am
The world is in the grip of a deadly crisis, with millions of people forced into isolation in efforts to halt the spread of the Covid-19 or coronavirus disease that has claimed thousands of lives.
The impact of this Sars-CoV-2 virus, which...
Mar 10, 2020 8:00 am
Authorities around the world are scrambling to cope with a new virus generally referred to as coronavirus, or Covid-19, which has had a worldwide impact to devastating effect on economic and social life.
With no known cure, along with the...
Mar 3, 2020 8:00 am
Much of the world remains in the grip of confusion and fear over the coronavirus that has caused near panic in many countries, as world health officials scramble to cope with a health crisis, that at the moment threatens all who inhabit this...
Feb 27, 2020 8:00 am
We in Bermuda, like much of the world, can only watch and listen to escalating reports of the deadly coronavirus, which has been spreading globally as world health officials warn of a potential pandemic.
The virus began its attack in China...
Feb 18, 2020 8:00 am
Around the world, including here in Bermuda, the media are often attacked for doing their job, which is to report truth and facts involving day-to-day events affecting lives.
Professional journalists in most cases undergo special training...
Feb 8, 2020 8:00 am
Countries throughout the world, large and small, should be gravely concerned about recent political events in America. The nation described as the most powerful on earth, and a leader in the area of wealth, is at the moment the subject of...
Feb 1, 2020 8:00 am
This subject has been a matter of concern for Bermudians for decades. As vehicles of all types have increased considerably in recent years, the potential for accidents has also increased.
While we accept much of this as part of growth and...
Jan 21, 2020 8:00 am
After months of political wrangling in Washington over the Democratic thrust to hold President Trump accountable for allegedly abusing his power in office, thus violating, in their view, the nation’s Constitution, the matter will be tried in the...
Jan 14, 2020 8:00 am
Events unfolded the moment explosives from an American-controlled drone took the life of Iran’s General Qassem Soleimani on orders from Donald Trump.
As tensions erupted in the Middle East faster than an exploding volcano, the world press...
Jan 4, 2020 8:00 am
Whether it is a two-parent household, single-parent, or guardian, trying to cultivate young minds to face the challenges of life is a task made far greater these days owing to diminishing values that threaten the family structure.
Dec 27, 2019 8:00 am
Without dramatic adjustments in reducing dangerous emissions from massive operations throughout the world, within ten years scientists fear climate change could produce catastrophic results on a global scale.
It would seem we are talking...
Dec 19, 2019 8:00 am
The problem America is facing at the moment, over major concerns with that nation’s leadership, is not unusual with many countries around the world.
Top journalists of print and electronic media, toil day and night to keep truth out front,...
Nov 26, 2019 8:00 am
There must be something wrong with our education system when in the year 2019 there is constant bickering between the Government and those on the front lines of the teaching profession over numerous concerns, including school conditions and new...
Nov 9, 2019 8:00 am
Political leaders around in the world, especially in jurisdictions operating under democratic principles, too often are heavily involved with racial, ethnic, religious or political divisiveness, on a scale that overshadows efforts to do what is...
Oct 28, 2019 8:00 am
In a world obsessed with materialistic and economic gain, with people stumbling over one another in a rush to be on the frontline of what they perceive as success, something more precious than gold could be drifting away, paving the way for a...
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- "With Kathy Lynn Simmons becoming an MP, which Cabinet minister is likely to get the chop?"
- Lt-Col David Burch (Public Works)
- Lovitta Foggo (Community Affairs, Sport)
- Wayne Furbert (Cabinet Office)
- Jason Hayward (Labour)
- Renee Ming (National Security)
- Diallo Rabain (Education)
- Neville Tyrrell (Transport)
- Kim Wilson (Health)
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