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...
Oct 12, 2019 8:00 am
Much of the world is witnessing struggles in which powerful leaders are more concerned about absolute control than permitting true democracy to prevail. This really gives power to the people on crucial decisions that affect their daily lives.
Sep 30, 2019 8:00 am
Even without watching television coverage around the clock of the political storm unfolding in America, much of the world is aware that the United States is rumbling towards a moment of truth, over serious matters concerning the oval office, and...
Sep 21, 2019 8:00 am
The subject is of grave concern because scientists from around the world, after lengthy studies of global atmospheric conditions, have concluded that unless nations collectively address this escalating problem, which stems from massive industrial...
Sep 17, 2019 8:00 am
America, appears to be undergoing a very challenging period of its history, as the issue of gunplay continues to corrode that image of being a shining hill of freedom and justice for all.
People throughout the country are more concerned...
Aug 24, 2019 8:00 am
There will be no true successful society on the face of this earth, without preservation of positive values such as respect for each other, and the right to free expression with dignity, irrespective of cultural, racial or political differences.
Aug 17, 2019 8:00 am
There were celebrations around the world recently to mark 50 years since men began a new chapter in our history by setting foot on the surface of the Moon.
The footprint of an astronaut’s boot in the lunar sand became an embedded image in...
Jul 16, 2019 8:00 am
Around the world, there are multiple conversations taking place about the troubling subject of powerful nations with highly questionable leadership playing diplomatic games that could have consequences for millions.
With so many areas of...
Jul 6, 2019 8:00 am
There was bewilderment and relief when much of the world realised that what could have resulted in international consequences was at least averted for the moment when it was learnt that the Trump Administration, even without approval from...
Jun 10, 2019 8:00 am
With Father’s Day approaching, attention will once again focus on the important role of fathers in helping to provide guidelines for sons or daughters in coping with the challenges of life.
While mothers have always been regarded as key in...
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