“Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.” – Frederick Douglass.
Many of the events occurring over the last few weeks, together tell a sad story of my Barbados. It now seems placidly clear that Barbados is precariously lodged on the edge of a cliff – waiting either to be quickly saved or pushed to the point of no return. Unfortunately, it is with recurring regularity that Barbadians are experiencing incredible tragedy and life-altering trauma instead of promised safety and prosperity.
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