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Archive for April 5th, 2017

The Caribbean’s Specially Designated Global Terrorist

By Ricardo Swire The United States’ Executive Order 13224 Section 1(b) describes Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs) designation that targets terrorists and anyone providing support to terrorists or acts of terrorism.

We need a new name

Reuters photo   By Ogunniyi Abayomi   “We are completely disenchanted with the old adult, established politicians, we want to see some new faces –more militant faces”                                                                                                 Malcolm X

France’s Macron clashes with Le Pen, polls sees him as having best programme

Pascal Rossignol/Reuters   By Michel Rose and Ingrid Melander Centrist Emmanuel Macron kept his position as favourite to win France’s presidential election after a televised debate on Tuesday night in which he clashed sharply with his main rival, Marine Le Pen, over Europe, just 19 days before the election.

Poetry

By Anoucheka Gangabissoon

Fiction

By Therese Young Kim   Behind the Blinds and To the McDonald’s  

Changes in Widowed Parent’s Allowance robs dying man’s family

Reuters photo   By Hazel Speed Victoria Derbyshire’s BBC programme broadcast a most moving feature. It also took a lot of courage for Victoria herself as she returned to the programme after her own cancer treatment, yet she presented the story of a dying man (renamed ‘Alan’ to protect his family).

Breaking the myth of the Work-Life Balance

By Siddhartha Rastogi It’s 5.30 pm in the evening on a busy Monday. You are packing your bags so that you can leave and meet your near and dear ones at home who are waiting for you.

Poetry

Thahnan Ferodus   By Nurul Hoque