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US House Elects Louisiana Rep as New Speaker

25 October 2023 | After voting Kevin McCarthy out of office as Speaker three weeks ago, the US House of Representatives today finally elected Louisiana GOP Representative, Mike Johnson, as…

Breaking News: Barbados to Get New Political Party

When Barbadians go to the polls in the next election there are likely to have a new political entity to contest the elections. While the official name of the entity…

Red Alert: Should Barbados Sign New WHO Regulations?

From the assault on their children’s sexual identity through the MOE to crafting of a new constitution, to a suspect national digital ID card to the most recent move to…

Barbados Trident ID Card As Proof of Address? LOL?

It is strange how many people cry “conspiracy theory” when something negative is said about digital IDs or when people are skeptical about so-called climate change or about the several…

Is Barbados MP Jordan Wearing Two Hats at Loggerheads?

In early August, CBC TV published a Youtube extract from a speech allegedly made by Mr. Colin Jordan to the proceedings of the opening Quadrennial General Conference of the Wesleyan…

CEO Thraenhart Terminated from Barbados Tourism Agency: More in the Mortar?

On Thursday 10 August, the BMTI (Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc) announced, via the government official news agency GIS (Government Information Service), that by mutual agreement, it had decided to part…

Climate Change, Pseudoscience and The Bridgetown Initiative

Silencing Science If you know the history of Greenpeace, you know that Dr. Patrick Moore is more than a credible voice on climate change and associated environmental concerns. In a…

Barbados Teachers Legal Victory Has Deep Implications

The judgment of the Barbados High Court in favour of two teachers who were sanctioned for participating in political activity in a past election has implications beyond their case. In…

The 2023 Barbados Budget- Matters Arising

If there is one thing that was not disappointing in this year’s budget speech is its length. In a speech that began at 3.00 pm and lasted for 4 hours…

The Barbados General Election 2022: Unfinished Business

One year and nearly two full months have passed since the snap election called for 19 January 2022. And yet no official results, pending or otherwise have been published by…