• The voice of the chainsaw

    The voice of the chainsaw

    “A most dreadful tempest (and) hideous began to blow … at length (it) did beat all light from heaven, which like an hell of darkness turned black upon us … For four and twenty hours the storm in a restless tumult had blown so exceedingly...

  • Still vex’d after all these years

    Still vex’d after all these years

    Just last week Bermuda was patting itself on the back as the end of what had been forecast to be be a slower-than-normal...

    • Oct 15, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Bermuda: A heaven for bards

    Bermuda: A heaven for bards

    RG: In our opinion

    Bermuda has long demonstrated it really does possess such stuff as dreams are made on.

    The...

    • Oct 11, 2014 8:00 am
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  • An existential economic threat

    An existential economic threat

    Reality, it’s been said, is that which doesn’t go away even when you stop believing in it.

    Substituting comforting...

    • Oct 7, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Our friends the Bermudians

    Our friends the Bermudians

    There have been hopeful signs of late that Bermuda’s long identity crisis as a tourism destination may finally be approaching...

    • Oct 4, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Because our fathers lied

    Because our fathers lied

    RG: In our opinion

    “They believed us and perished for it. Our statecraft, our learning

    Delivered them bound to the...

    • Oct 2, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Raising their sights and standards

    Raising their sights and standards

    Bermudian politics once held the anticipatory suspense of an empty stage at curtain time along with the unlimited promise of...

    • Sep 30, 2014 8:00 am
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  • The boy who helped us live

    The boy who helped us live

    Harry Potter, it seems, has worked a kind of practical magic on his worldwide readership.

    It’s been seven years since...

    • Sep 20, 2014 8:00 am
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  • What we can change

    A succession of recent tragedies cannot help but bring to mind another summer 75 years past when, as the poet said, “waves of...

    • Sep 17, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Saving the Centre

    It’s one of Bermuda’s dirtiest — and worst kept — little secrets.

    Domestic abuse is an increasingly ugly reality on the...

    • Sep 9, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Time to silence the demagogues

    Time to silence the demagogues

    Parliament will reconvene shortly, and if the past six months are any indicator, there is little reason to hope that the...

    • Sep 4, 2014 8:00 am
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