Sunday, November 19, 2017

Letters

Come on men...take the lead *

Nov. 18, 2017, 6:36 PM AST Comments

Today has been declared International Men’s Day, which is quite fitting when we understand that men do have a significant role to play in our modern day society.



Rescue wandering children*

Nov. 17, 2017, 9:37 PM AST Comments

On a daily basis and from just casual observation moving around the country, there are hundreds and possibly thousands of young persons of primary and secondary school age who are not attending any school for any legitimate reason.


Please note the fate of Mugabe*

Nov. 17, 2017, 9:35 PM AST Comments

Over the years, I have appealed for integrity and transparency in public affairs, the need for a driving ideology for citizens of this nation, and the importance of critical thinking and love for country to prevail in the nation.


Sky’s the limit for Makeda*

Nov. 17, 2017, 9:32 PM AST Comments

I am embarrassed to read the remarks from two previous T&T ambassadors who, no doubt, did not view their own appointments as political patronage. Enjoyable appointments courtesy a T&T government, now at an end, should not be cheapened by envious, politically shaded remarks.


T&T not for sale!*

Nov. 17, 2017, 9:30 PM AST Comments

Thanks to the Express for keeping the business of the Chaguaramas land leases alive (Express, November 14 and earlier articles). This country is not for sale. Prime Minister Keith Rowley, bring on the campaign finance reform measures now.

It’s all about the money*

Nov. 17, 2017, 9:28 PM AST Comments

The State’s primary focus is to implement the Revenue Authority (TTRA) since it appears that miraculously for decades, no one foresaw that one day the oil and gas boom would end and giants the world over such as the US and Canada would engage in shale oil exploration, rendering importation fro



Tell Black Stalin to change his name *

Nov. 16, 2017, 6:29 PM AST Comments

Now that the University of the West Indies has agreed with the Cross Rhodes group that Milner Hall should be renamed due to its founder’s dubious historical antecedents...


Why can’t we support our own?*

Nov. 16, 2017, 6:29 PM AST Comments

As a proud Trinidadian I am quite disheartened to witness the comments made on Facebook and other social media platforms against our Miss Universe...


Our poisonous political culture*

Nov. 15, 2017, 9:47 PM AST Comments

Because of the shameful state of governance in Trinidad and Tobago, since Independence I must comment. Most young people at the onset of Independence looked forward to having nationals in control to improve the quality of life.