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JUST DENNIS: Papa Bon Dieu What did Carlisle Do So?

JUST DENNIS: Papa Bon Dieu What did Carlisle Do So?

February 20, 2015 | Comments: 39

  A calypsonian asked that I write a song for his second appearance should he go past the selection process in the calypso competitions and I started to pen ...

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JUST DENNIS: Politics Feeds Calypso

JUST DENNIS: Politics Feeds Calypso

February 12, 2015 | Comments: 26

There are things that defy change in Waitukubuli like changing the government which with a bloated voters list  seems just a dream, changing the Speaker of the ...

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JUST DENNIS: From There Everything else is possible

JUST DENNIS: From There Everything else is possible

February 4, 2015 | Comments: 16

Frederick Douglass (1818-1895) became one of the most famous intellectuals of his time, lecturing to thousands on a range of causes. He had the enormous gift of ...

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O Gon, Gon, Emmanuel and Restless Captive Denny as Well (repeat)

O Gon, Gon, Emmanuel and Restless Captive Denny as Well (repeat)

January 24, 2015 | Comments: 14

(This piece was first presented on this website in December 2013. On Wednesday 21st January 2015 the confession of Denny Shillingford was trashed as a lie by Denny ...

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JUST DENNIS: The Whole and Parts

JUST DENNIS: The Whole and Parts

January 15, 2015 | Comments: 22

In religion the ordained claim that they must supervise the uneducated which however always results in the ordained keeping all the wealth while the uneducated ...

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JUST DENNIS: Ebola in my email

JUST DENNIS: Ebola in my email

October 16, 2014 | Comments: 31

In Spain, nurses pelted blue latex gloves at the visiting Spanish PM’s car protesting for better protection from the disease after one nurse contracted it from an ...

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JUST DENNIS: We Shall Not Be Moved

JUST DENNIS: We Shall Not Be Moved

September 17, 2014 | Comments: 38

There is power in a voice gifted by God, it is fear of that power that causes kings and queens, and in-betweens to rush to stifle, degrade and even destroy the one ...

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JUST DENNIS: Of international airports and geothermal and either, or

JUST DENNIS: Of international airports and geothermal and either, or

May 21, 2014 | Comments: 81

What the UWP Team Dominica led by Lennox Linton is doing is tantamount to opening a Pandora’s Box. There is no doubt that the team has a hugely articulate leader ...

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JUST DENNIS: “For this cause I rise” (Monel Williams)

JUST DENNIS: “For this cause I rise” (Monel Williams)

January 18, 2014 | Comments: 49

There were five of us in the exercise therapy  waiting room; the only male was, yes me, and the only black person was you guessed it-me.     The small talk ...

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JUST DENNIS: O Gon, O Gon Emmanuel and Restless Captive Denny as well

JUST DENNIS: O Gon, O Gon Emmanuel and Restless Captive Denny as well

December 29, 2013 | Comments: 78

One of my favourite songs of the  Christmas season  which many others see as the shopping  and  ‘sewo’  prelude to carnival  season  is titled O Come, O ...

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JUST DENNIS: It’s The People Not Money

JUST DENNIS: It’s The People Not Money

December 14, 2013 | Comments: 37

First and even separately I wish to congratulate this most exciting Pope Francis on being named TIME magazine Person of the Year. Pope Francis could easily use the ...

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JUST DENNIS: Mandela and Botha

JUST DENNIS: Mandela and Botha

December 7, 2013 | Comments: 28

Here is what then President of South Africa P W Botha said to his cabinet during the days of apartheid as rewritten by David Mailu for the South Africa Sunday Times ...

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JUST DENNIS: Independence Day – Day of Honour

JUST DENNIS: Independence Day – Day of Honour

November 1, 2013 | Comments: 35

It was a great night with no real sign of any rain as more than 10,000 gathered in the Windsor Park packing the temporary stands and grounds to be part of the most ...

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JUST DENNIS: Those who changed things and made the Creole/Kweyol difference

JUST DENNIS: Those who changed things and made the Creole/Kweyol difference

October 24, 2013 | Comments: 44

One of my favourite songs from the group Kassav   is Tim Tim Bwa Sek which speaks of a lost tradition of days gone when older people would relate stories of things ...

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JUST DENNIS: Labour behold your president

JUST DENNIS: Labour behold your president

September 30, 2013 | Comments: 100

The lady was really freaking out as she blurted out “Enough foolishness now, enough, enough.  So what I should call him President Compere Lapen, or President ...

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JUST DENNIS: Of the Red Clinic mentality, legacies and he stings like a bee

JUST DENNIS: Of the Red Clinic mentality, legacies and he stings like a bee

September 12, 2013 | Comments: 39

If you think like a slave you will behave like a slave.   A slave is whipped to the ground over and over and will still continue to work without protest with a ...

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Just Dennis – It’s raining ministers but we need new names

Just Dennis – It’s raining ministers but we need new names

August 16, 2013 | Comments: 77

‘The more things change the more they remain the same,’ is a well-known saying.  What I hear on radio today promoted by the talk-show hosts is nothing more than ...

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JUST DENNIS: Silence Calls The Storm

JUST DENNIS: Silence Calls The Storm

July 25, 2013 | Comments: 34

  Arundel Thomas muses in poetry “If Dominica could talk” and I take liberty to muse further that if Dominica could talk it would scream.There are too many ...

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DENNIS JOSEPH WEEKLY: The dilemma of election dates and small constituencies

DENNIS JOSEPH WEEKLY: The dilemma of election dates and small constituencies

April 4, 2013 | Comments: 34

I will be  leaving this site so that I can complete audio-book assignments and also my book about the unforgettable events of May 29th 1979.  I am not leaving on a ...

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DENNIS JOSEPH WEEKLY: Who do you say that I am?

DENNIS JOSEPH WEEKLY: Who do you say that I am?

March 28, 2013 | Comments: 32

Motive awaits opportunity.  Jesus the Christ had been messing up the program of the high-ups for three years.  His words touched people and made them think which ...

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DENNIS JOSEPH WEEKLY: Serious threats

DENNIS JOSEPH WEEKLY: Serious threats

March 21, 2013 | Comments: 41

She was only five years old entering primary school when this Labour Party came to power.  She is now 18 and leaving high school, ready to vote and she says she is ...

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DENNIS JOSEPH WEEKLY: Papa is you

DENNIS JOSEPH WEEKLY: Papa is you

March 14, 2013 | Comments: 24

The Vatican now lists 266 popes so far but the Irish Archbishop Malachy of the 12th century who is now called Saint Malachy predicted that from his time  there ...

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