The Bahamas: Opinions

5 years ago

Death Threats Commotion Raises Concerns In FNM Ranks

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Death Threats Commotion Raises Concerns In FNM Ranks

This week, I found it interesting that high-level figures within the Free National Movement had received death threats since March but no one had bothered to inform the public or, for that matter, make such a stink about it that the police would have felt compelled to address these matters with urgency and as a matter of public record.

5 years ago

Perry Christie’s Unreasonable Explanation

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Perry Christie’s Unreasonable Explanation

Prime Minister Christie recently expressed concerns about the damage an unregulated sector could do to the country’s reputation as a financial services jurisdiction, yet comments he made prior to the referendum remind us that he had always been cognizant of those concerns.

5 years ago

The Rank Arrogance of Leslie Miller is Astounding

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The Rank Arrogance of Leslie Miller is Astounding

The revelation on the Millers’ outstanding BEC bill came not long after Miller accused BEC union leaders of being “blood suckers” who are only worried about filling their pockets, even if it comes at the cost of the Bahamian people.

5 years ago

Firestorm and Fury

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Firestorm and Fury

The outrage that erupted over the revelation by local dailies last week that Dame Marguerite Pindling owed more than $300,000 in real property taxes was not surprising.

5 years ago

Persons Mad At The Media For Doing Its Job Need To Grow Up And Get Over It

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Persons Mad At The Media For Doing Its Job Need To Grow Up And Get Over It

The media’s job is to be the watchdogs for a society and hold to the fire, the feet of all public officials. The media is supposed to report information accurately, truthfully, factually, contextually, knowledgeably, ethically, with balance, without bias or agenda and without favor or fear – no matter who the information is about.

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