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    March 27, 2015

    Dear SirWhen will Bermudians learn what makes our economy work? We have to earn foreign currency to buy food and create jobs. This is not a political option but a basic necessity. Only by persuading foreigners with foreign incomes to...
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    March 26, 2015

    St Georges is more to me than the place I live. It is the place where I grew up. It is the place where my family is from and it is where I am raising my children. Some have used St Georges as a political football while displaying...
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    March 23, 2015

    Dear Sir, I tend to agree with the recent letter by R Whiting proposing that all PRCs should be accorded status. If we consider the terms of the 1979 Warwick Camp Accord, the PLP and UBP agreed to extend the residential qualification...
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    March 19, 2015

    The annual ordeal by tedium that is the Parliamentary Budget debate is now behind us. As usual, there was much in the way of grandstanding, sub-Gilbert amp Sullivan political slapstick and contrived emoting. But precious little was...
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    March 16, 2015

    Dear Editor,The Speaker of The House, put a new twist to Pick up your marbles and go home by banishing Mr Burt from the House on Friday. Usually, you pick up your own marbles and banish yourself! This could mean more ramblings from...
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    March 13, 2015

    We all know that there is a time for everything, party politics included. In a democracy, there is a time to vote. In a dictatorship, it is always a good time to bite your tongue. In Bermuda, we are now officially at a place that I like...
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    March 13, 2015

    Many, many years ago I was involved with a small company that no longer exists and these were the days when wine lists here did not carry a single wine from either of the Americas. Despite this, Bermuda was the original country to...
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    March 12, 2015

    I guess it was well below the political radar and not very interesting to the media, but the six-page press statement that Minister of Home Affairs Michael Fahy released a few days ago was evidence of good work right down where the...
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    March 11, 2015

    During the first week of May 2015, this years municipal elections will be held in both Hamilton and St George. After a three year absence, businesses have been given back their right to vote. In order for that vote to count, they need...
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    March 10, 2015

    Dear Sir,There have been 22,500 feral chickens culled over past three years. I appealed countless time to the former PLP Government and to the One Bermuda Alliance to have cages placed around the Island in the areas of the free range...
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    March 9, 2015

    Its called the Crisis of Rising Expectations and its been a well-established rule of a thumb in political science circles for decades. Distilled to basics, it states that if expectations start rising at a rate exceeding the ability of a...
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    March 7, 2015

    Dear Sir,Why do we have to remind you over and over? For the Zanes, Burts, Sherri Js, Furberts and whoever else is listening when any government has to make cuts, there will always be some very unhappy people. But I cannot for the life...
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    March 7, 2015

    Dear Sir,I bleed OBA red. Despite my lifelong policy of never saying never, I would never vote for the PLP as long as the likes of Marc Bean, David Burt and Zane DeSilva represent their brains trust. I fully understand and appreciate...
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    March 6, 2015

    Dear Sir,Why, I dont know. But I watched and listened to Burt and Marino briefly on the show Lets Talk. This guy, as smart as he seems, absolutely refuses, with his other cohorts, to understand the reasons why the OBA must cut back and...
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    March 6, 2015

    Dear Sir,It constantly annoys me to see the PLP criticising the OBAs spending and their constant scrutiny of anything the OBA does. Did we have any say in the greatest foreign affairs debacle when the former Premier brought four...
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    March 6, 2015

    Ricai Williams knew from an early age that he wanted to become a chef. He was about five when he started helping his grandmother out in the kitchen. At nine he made his first meal his mothers friends gushed over it. I think the first...
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    March 2, 2015

    Dear Editor, I was bemused and astonished to find myself directly referenced in a Letter To The Editor LTTE published in your February 27, 2015 edition titled Bemused and Astonished by PLP Hypocrisy. In it the writer, who has elected to...
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    February 28, 2015

    Gospel rap artist Mashundae Pearman believes in the power of prayer. The 29-year-old grappled with a life-threatening case of asthma as a child. If it werent for her grandmother Alma Smiths prayers, she doesnt think shed be alive, let...
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