What do you think of the Prime Minister’s most recent address to the nation?

January 11th, 2013

On Sunday January 6, Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller gave an address to the nation. This address has been shot down by several individuals and organizations who believe that it lacked depth, and failed to give the country to a better understanding of the complications with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) deal, among other things. [...]


Do you think the Trafigura Court Order is politically motivated?

October 3rd, 2012

The Trafigura court case is in full swing and things are now getting even more heated. Accusations and allegations are rife, and individuals are emotionally charged to do battle in court. Attorney-at-law, Deborah Martin, recently argued that the process which concluded in the court order forcing Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller and others to answer [...]


Another flag fiasco

August 15th, 2012

There is yet another flag fiasco that is causing a major uproar in Jamaica. This new controversy came about in the midst of the Independence festivities recently, after it was discovered that the face of the Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites was superimposed over an impression of the Jamaican flag on a number of souvenir bookmarkers. [...]


Is the PNP cabinet too large?

January 12th, 2012

The newly appointed 20-member cabinet from the People’s National Party (PNP) has sparked outrage from several persons, who believe that Prime Minster Portia Simpson-Miller is being very hypocritical.  Why? Well, this is due to the fact that when Simpson Miller was the leader of the Opposition, she vociferously criticized then Prime Minister, Bruce Golding for [...]


I demand an apology!

October 26th, 2011

Since it seems to be the season for demanding apologies, I have decided to request one for myself. After all, am I not a part of the general public who has to put up with the daily bickering and fighting between members


Phillips versus the Wikileaks claims

August 1st, 2011

According to a WikiLeaks cable released on July 8, 2008, Dr Phillips discussed with certain US Embassy officials that Jamaica was in danger of becoming a replica of Haiti if Portia Simpson-Miller returned to power. Additionally, the cable quoted Dr Phillips as telling US Embassy officials that it was an amazing possibility that the People’s [...]