• The need for transparency and flexibility

    The need for transparency and flexibility

    It is not uncommon these days to hear Bermudian politicians on the campaign trail pledge to introduce policy regimes based around “consultation”, “collaboration” and “transparency” if their party is elected to power.

    Sadly, experience would...

  • The need for transparency and flexibility

    The need for transparency and flexibility

    It is not uncommon these days to hear Bermudian politicians on the campaign trail pledge to introduce policy regimes based...

    • Oct 13, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Of silver linings and dark new clouds

    Of silver linings and dark new clouds

    As a number of commentators have crassly but not inaccurately noted over the years, the storm clouds of 1992’s monstrous...

    • Oct 7, 2017 8:00 am
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  • One nation under the gun

    One nation under the gun

    Just as no man is an island, no island is an island in this increasingly interconnected world. Consequently, Sunday night’s...

    • Oct 5, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Public help vital to reduce cost of poverty

    Public help vital to reduce cost of poverty

    Bermudians are, by and large, an independent, canny and resourceful people.

    In many ways we have long embodied what...

    • Oct 3, 2017 8:00 am
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  • The unsustainable cost of doing nothing

    The unsustainable cost of doing nothing

    Even during this island’s very palmiest days in the late 1990s and early 2000s, there were people living on the outskirts of...

    • Sep 30, 2017 8:00 am
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  • The fear of failure

    The fear of failure

    “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that...

    • Sep 27, 2017 8:00 am
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  • How the Spirit of Emily lives on

    How the Spirit of Emily lives on

    Thirty years ago this week the island learnt the most valuable lesson in self-reliance in its modern history and the Royal...

    • Sep 22, 2017 8:00 am
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  • A hard rain’s a-gonna fall

    A hard rain’s a-gonna fall

    The Atlantic hurricane season is a humbling annual reminder that nature remains wild, unpredictable and highly dangerous...

    • Sep 21, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Champion of champions – and she’s all ours

    Champion of champions – and she’s all ours

    Show me a good loser and I’ll show you a loser.” These are the words of Vince Lombardi, the legendary former Green Bay Packers...

    • Sep 18, 2017 8:00 am
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  • The shape of things to come?

    The shape of things to come?

    Few issues on the Bermuda political agenda have been as assiduously avoided and talked around in recent years as...

    • Sep 14, 2017 8:00 am
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