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<h6 align="justify"><font style="font-weight:normal;">L-R): Edison Alleyne (Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Environment), Margot Harvey (Chairman, Sanitation Service Authority), Dr Denis Lowe (Minister of Environment), Clare Cowan (CEO of Cahill Energy), Christopher Sinckler (Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs), Denis Kellman (Minister of Housing, Lands and Rural Development), Senator Darcy Boyce (Minister of Energy in the Office of the Prime Minister)</font> - Caribbean News</h6>

Cahill Energy Barbados Scam EXPOSED, AGAIN!

Where there is smoke there is bound to be fire. What we have here is a group of elected officials who have betrayed the trust of the people. What the Cahill Scam has exposed also is the inadequacy of our governance system. Unravelling is this government’s equivalent to 3S Barbados SRL. The more things change […]

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The Divine-Dimensionality of God: Are Humans Quantum Mechanical Beings “Created” To Believe We Have Free Will? If So, What Does It Say About Our “Programming”?

Submitted by Terence Blackett “He must have a long spoon that must eat with the devil” – William Shakespeare’s Comedy of Errors   The longest journey in human existence is from the head to the heart. […]

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Adrian Loveridge, Peach and Quiet

The Adrian Loveridge Column – Luxury in the BRAND

If I had to pick out a single word in the entire English language that was most abused when related to the tourism industry without doubt it would be luxury. Over my five decades in the sector as a travel agent, tour director, tour operator and to a lesser extent hotelier […],

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Cahill Energy Scam and Local Connections, EXPOSED!

There is enough evidence (documents) in the public space about Clare Cowan, Cahill Energy and Barbados connections to move the conversation in Barbados to one of accountability. In the documents attached Bizzy’s name is mentioned which explains why Voice of Barbados will not want to offend a major advertiser. […]

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The Caswell Franklyn Column – When There’s No Alternative

BU shares the Caswell Franklyn Nation newspaper column – he is the General Secretary of Unity Workers Union and BU Contributor. NOT ALL BLACK AND WHITE: When there’s no alternative Caswell Franklyn, […]

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The Jeff Cumberbatch Column – Strange Interpretations

BU shares the Jeff Cumberbatch Barbados Advocate column – Senior Lecturer in law at the University of the West Indies since 1983, a Columnist with the Barbados Advocate Musings:Strange interpretations 10/4/2015 By Jeff Cumberbatch We are living in interesting times. […]

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Submitted by Douglas Ms. Mottley does not have to be me, he added. But she has to make herself likeable, she has to be respected because people want to know that their leaders are full of integrity … and she has to consider the use of power; […]

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David Comissiong, President, Clement Payne Movement

Putting David Cameron in His Place!

Submitted by David Comissiong, Clement Payne Movement The members of the Caribbean Pan-African Network (CPAN) – a Pan- Caribbean organization with Chapters and members in some seventeen Caribbean territories– would like to inform United Kingdom Prime Minister […]

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Minister Denis Kellman’s Reply

The following letter is a reply by Minster of Housing Denis Kellman to a Barbadian who exercised her right under the Constitution of Barbados. We have always found Kellman to be approachable – as all ministers of government should be. That said, one must question […]

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Clare Cowan

CEO of Cahill Energy Barbados Instructs Lex Caribbean to Confirm Land Transfer @Vaucluse

Commonsense suggests the Cahill Waste-to-Energy deal is dead. Commonsense also suggest Barbadians must remain vigilant to make sure the Cahill deal is buried. Of interest to Barbadians in the attached Cahill leaked documents […]

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Are Companies Listed On the Barbados Stock Exchange Seriously Undervalued and Vulnerable To Cheap takeovers?

Submitted by Dr. Justin Robinson On Tuesday September 22 2015, approximately 20% of the shares in Banks Holdings Limited (BHL) were acquired by SLU Beverages Limited (‘SLU’), a St. Lucian company. When combined with BHL shares […]

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Social Media and Youth Safety

Social networking is now a fundamental aspect of human interaction. With the fast transmission of information, social media, and by extension the Internet have revolutionized our societies. Surfing the web and data sharing have also improved the educational and communication[…]

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Historical Reparations: The Compounded Moral Debt Owed – How Despotic Euro-AmeriKKKan Slavers Gulaged the Black Race Inflicting Intergenerational ‘Post Traumatic Slavery Disorder’

Submitted by Terence Blackett “Skin is a wrapper for the soul’s Earth experience. […]

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Massy Supermarket formerly JB's Supermarket

Massy Stores Super Centre JB Sargeant Village Outlet to Close

Let us welcome a new blog Barbados Aboveground. Not sure what to make of the name but it is good to see others blogging! Did Barbados’ poor economic performance over the last few years play a significant role in Massy’s decision to close […]

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Afra Raymond

Dismantling the Code of Silence

by AfraRaymond This letter was published in Sunday Express on 27th September 2015. From: Afra Raymond afraraymond@gmail.XXX Date: Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 10:00 AM Subject: Dismantling the Code of Silence To: The Editor, Noel Garcia served as General Manager[…]

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A logo sits on a glass panel inside the Kongress Zentrum, also known as Congress Center, the venue of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015. This week World leaders, influential executives, bankers and policy makers will attend the 45th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos that runs from Jan. 21-24. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images

World Economic Forum Removes Barbados from Latest Global Competitiveness Rankings

After seven years in office Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler indicated today that Barbadians have to brace for more bitter economic medicine.  His foreboding message comes against the removal of Barbados from the World Economic Forum latest report. […]

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