John Barritt http://www.royalgazette.com John Barritt en-us Bermuda on display for the enjoyment of all Tempting as it may be, Mr Editor, politics takes a back seat today, except for a big shout out to the CJ and a thank you for the mention. The dust has still to settle anyhow and its Cup Match, people in my mind, there really ought not to be any doubt or dispute, division or discord over the pre-eminent place the Annual Classic holds in. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150729/COLUMN01/150729629&source=RSS Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:44:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150729/COLUMN01/150729629&source=RSS Talking politics and sustainability Its the politics of it all, Mr Editor. Theres no need to read between the lines. Its there for all to see. We know it when we see it or when we hear it. Had enough yet?Two recent matters on and off the Hill underscore the point. First, the censure motion against the Speaker anyone who listened to the debate has a pretty good. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150724/COLUMN01/150729804&source=RSS Sat, 25 Jul 2015 10:30:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150724/COLUMN01/150729804&source=RSS Big effort needed to break political cycle There must be some way to break this relentless, repetitive cycle we see played out each week on the Hill. That, Mr Editor, is the refrain I constantly hear whether by phone, by e-mail andor out and about on the street and often in response to columns I write, such as last weeks. There will be no magic breakthrough, I tell them. Old. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150717/COLUMN01/150719703&source=RSS Fri, 17 Jul 2015 05:03:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150717/COLUMN01/150719703&source=RSS Semicircular chamber could help unite MPs If our environment shapes our behaviour, Mr Editor, observers must wonder what's wrong with our House on the Hill. You may think I jest I do not. Somebody Famous hint got me to thinking about this again when he e-mailed me a recent clipping from the London Evening Standard. Thank you. #8220Turn Parliament into a museum#8221,. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150710/COLUMN01/150719992&source=RSS Fri, 10 Jul 2015 04:49:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150710/COLUMN01/150719992&source=RSS