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Not Jonesing

Not Jonesing

It appears that Member of Parliament for Christ Church East Central Ronald Jones will have quite some work to do if he is to regain the support of many of the voters who gave him a comfortable 995-vote victory over Desmond Sands of the Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) in the 2013 general election. Barbados […]

Fake promise

Fake promise

The ruling Democratic Labour Party (DLP) is demanding to know how the Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) plans to pay for tertiary education for Barbadians…

What kickbacks?

What kickbacks?

Minister of Education Ronald Jones wants Barbadians to know that not all politicians are corrupt and that not every cost overrun is an indication that…

A case for direct democracy

Generally, it is suggested that democratic politics involves public deliberation focused on the common good; it requires some form of manifest equality among citizens, and…

Enemies of the State

Enemies of the State

Minister of Housing and Lands Denis Kellman has described opponents of the controversial Hyatt Centric project as “enemies of the State”. Kellman made the charge…





It’s all about trust and conscience, reverend tells BLP

It’s all about trust and conscience, reverend tells BLP

The Barbados Labour Party (BLP) must lead a “conscience revolution” if it wants to earn the trust of…

Sealy still banking on hotel jobs

Sealy still banking on hotel jobs

When major hotel projects in the pipeline eventually come on stream, as many as 14,000 jobs could be…

BLP quandary

BLP quandary

A heightened sense of apathy appears to be pervading the constituency of St James Central, currently represented by…

Solutions Barbados names nine candidates

Solutions Barbados names nine candidates

A juice maker, a hairdresser, a building contractor and the owner of a photography business are among nine…

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