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Saturday, May 14, 2011

Once again there is what, on the face of it, appears to be a surge in vicious attacks by dangerous dogs either resulting in death or serious maiming and the subsequent broadcast of close-ups of the victim lying in the street stripped of flesh and dignity.

Friday, May 13, 2011

It is a downright shame that almost 11 years after its passage in Parliament, the Dangerous Dogs Act (hereinafter referred to as the Act) has never been proclaimed and implemented as law.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Personal development is much more than having a good education.

Friday, May 13, 2011

You’re there, still, in my mind’s eye, sitting on the bonnet of a pickup truck, more like leaning, really, since you-and-all would have known you would almost bound to dent the truck if you only put your full weight on it, like how you dent a back or two in your time, becaw you...

Friday, May 13, 2011

May has been declared the “Month of Delivery” by the People’s Partnership Government as it celebrates one year in office. Ministries, state enterprises, and boards are expected to highlight their achievements since assuming office and also have some activity of delivering during this month.

Friday, May 13, 2011

In March I supported the candidacy of Penny Beckles to become the chairman of the PNM because I thought she was the better candidate.

Thursday, May 12, 2011

The practice by the leadership of political parties in opposition to “hold the tiger by its tail” leaves them desperately seeking cover from the jaws of the enraged animal when it is not fed by the party converted into government, post-election.

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Several things change as the Indians enter the 20th century. The historical record is more detailed, but silent on crucial elements: discontinuity; subtler his- tories (of perception, emotion); and the Indians’ “hidden” history.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

“These findings are of great clinical relevance given recent evidence suggesting that exposure to marijuana during adolescence can increase the likelihoods of develop- ing schizophrenia later in life.” —Laviolette, associate professor in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of...

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

“The causes of cancer are largely known and have been for some time. Cancer is caused by chemicals in the air we breathe, in the water we drink and in the food we eat.”

—Cancer Wars, 

Robert Proctor 1997

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