Tagged: bruce Golding

Is Our  Caribbean Leadership up to Snuff?

Is Our Caribbean Leadership up to Snuff?

This week, the Caricom group meets in Montego Bay for its 31st. annual meeting. Jamaica serves as host country and Prime Minister Golding serves as chairperson. His opening speech was quite on target in...

Just short of Death

Just short of Death

News coming to me from legal circles in New York, has more than strongly hinted than a super indictment has been amended to include three top ranking Jamaica Labour Party members on charges of...

Bottomline:  Bruce Golding must go!

Bottomline: Bruce Golding must go!

As the strife in West Kingston increases and the death toll rises, there is only one bottomline… Bruce Golding must go.   The Jamaica Labour Party has to reject him or die. No reasonable person,...

The beginning of a new beginning

The beginning of a new beginning

The beginning of a new beginning (The following was an email from a colleague in response to my earlier posts and in regards tot he deteriorating situation in Jamaica.  I think it echoes what...

Where there is no accountability…

Where there is no accountability…

The escalation of the Golding problem has caused increasing alarm in and outside of Jamaica.   Note carefully that I said the ‘Golding problem’, not the ‘Dudus problem’.  There is only one place to lay...

Frightening Soap Operas

Frightening Soap Operas

Bruce Golding is certainly embroiling himself and the Jamaica Labour Party in a mess over Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke.   An interesting but frightening soap opera. Golding’s involvement in the affair has lost him credibility with...

What a weird world we live in

What a weird world we live in

Tax day April 15 gave the teapartyers an opportunity to show their strength by staging protests.  The rally in Ft Lauderdale did make me a little anxious, for good reason… because the American people...

The definition of madness

The definition of madness

Yea yea.  You have all behaved like good citizens and mailed in the census forms so your interest is done.  But though I’m not going to make a day job of this subject, I’m...

Moving to the ridiculous

Moving to the ridiculous

Jingoistic ego and pomposity are bad allies in a war.  Take Afghanistan and the arrest of the taliban’s #2 man, mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar. Baradar was arrested in Karachi by Pakistani authorities who were...

It seemed like a good idea…

It seemed like a good idea…

Was gonna rag on Tiger Woods a bit more (what the heck, its the Christmas season) but another distraction came up. Though giving him a pass this week, I must say that from all...