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Tony Rakhal-Fraser

Sunday, June 25, 2017
​Governor of the Central Bank, Dr Alvin Hilaire, and his executive staff seem intent on ensuring that board members of local financial institutions meet the characteristics of being “fit and proper” p
Sunday, June 18, 2017
​Another rise and fall in West Indies cricket is sweeping by us with the West Indies Cricket Board completely bereft and uncaring of an understanding of what is taking place and its implications.
Sunday, June 11, 2017
​We need more of the strains of music, singing, dance and creative expressions filtering into our lives to permeate those instinctive impulses of ours, placed there by our Creator, to allow us to appr
Sunday, June 4, 2017
In response to the legitimate query of a reader of last week’s column as to the “how” “we the people” can engineer the constitutional and societal transformation required, I site Brazilian educator/ph
Sunday, May 28, 2017
Only if “we the people” instigate meaningful change to the Republican Constitution to create the institutional strengths needed for quality governance and to attenuate as far as possible the tribal na
Sunday, May 21, 2017
​When the social and economic history of India in the 21st century is written, the historians are sure to identify the Indian Premier League, its accompanying globalisation, social enlightenment and t
Sunday, May 14, 2017
​The decision of the Privy Council that citizen Reginald Dumas has every right to challenge (in the public interest) two appointments made by the President of the Republic to the Police Service Commis
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
There is something about the generation of West Indians who emerged out of the 1940s and 50s, many of whom went to university in the “mother country,” being infused with an unshakeable Caribbean ident
Sunday, May 7, 2017
​As the Government begins to operationalise the Property Tax law of 2009, an argument for the replacement of income, corporation taxes and even Value Added Tax with A Site Value Tax (SVT) has been mad
Sunday, April 30, 2017
​A Beginner/Kitchener/Sparrow/Rudder stand at the Brian Lara Cricket Stadium to illustrate the indivisible link between two of the outstanding West Indian cultural formulations of the 20th century, cr