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  • Getting off the political fence

    Getting off the political fence

    My family went to dinner at L’Oriental in the first week of 2017 and next to us was a table of what looked like 18 to...

    • Jan 24, 2017 8:00 am
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  • The consequences of weak crowd numbers

    The consequences of weak crowd numbers

    When it comes to presidential popularity, perceptions can matter in less than intuitive ways. Anything that can affect...

    • Jan 24, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Elected on words, Trump faces collision with deeds

    Elected on words, Trump faces collision with deeds

    A collision awaits President Donald Trump. Exactly when it will take place is not clear, but it is almost certain to occur.

    • Jan 23, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Post-truth era abandons principles

    Post-truth era abandons principles

    Being among the politically disenfranchised through our societies’ undeclared anathematisation, there are many who will sit...

    • Jan 21, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Putting America first will cost some much more than others

    Putting America first will cost some much more than others

    Just minutes after Donald Trump took over as President, WhiteHouse.gov was updated with his new priorities. Among them? An...

    • Jan 21, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Why we need truth and reconciliation

    Why we need truth and reconciliation

    Reconciliation is the process of establishing and maintaining a mutually respectful relationship between peoples previously...

    • Jan 20, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Electoral commission required urgently

    Electoral commission required urgently

    A strong democracy is as much about free and fair elections as it is about how we get to that point. For this we need a...

    • Jan 20, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Cross Island costs wrongly maligned

    Cross Island costs wrongly maligned

    I have to set the record straight after an opinion piece written by Christopher Famous and published on January 13, regarding...

    • Jan 19, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Black America’s progress misjudged by all extremes

    Black America’s progress misjudged by all extremes

    As we celebrated Martin Luther King Day, most Americans seemed to be in agreement about one thing: Black America isn’t doing...

    • Jan 19, 2017 8:00 am
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  • A great test of philosophy is coming

    A great test of philosophy is coming

    It is interesting to read the drivel from political pundits, extolling the virtues of conservatism while denigrating with...

    • Jan 18, 2017 8:00 am
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