Commentary

COMMENTARY: The Relevance of the Visual Arts in Dominica

COMMENTARY: The Relevance of the Visual Arts in Dominica

May 15, 2017 | Comments: 5

The recent launch of Dominica’s National Art Gallery begs the question: what is the relevance of the visual arts in Dominica. It is the same question that I made ...

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COMMENTARY: Leg Before Wicket

COMMENTARY: Leg Before Wicket

May 14, 2017 | Comments: 14

Cricket is a game of grace; civility and integrity exalted. Honor most profound resonated in the cricket matches of my youth. Picture the bucolic setting. ...

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THE KSCHRONICLES: A letter to my best friend

THE KSCHRONICLES: A letter to my best friend

May 12, 2017 | Comments: 6

We always say that if we ever end our friendship one of us has to die because we know too much about each other, but I want you to know that you mean the world to ...

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THE KSCHRONICLES: Far from finished

THE KSCHRONICLES: Far from finished

May 5, 2017 | Comments: 5

Like everyone else in the world I sometimes wonder to myself what is my purpose on this planet. I sit and question (sometimes for minutes sometimes for days) what I ...

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COMMENTARY: Satanism in Dominica

COMMENTARY: Satanism in Dominica

May 3, 2017 | Comments: 101

Blessings to all you wonderful people of our blessed nation Dominica. It is with deep sadness of heart and deep concern for our people and country, that I write this ...

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THE KSCHRONICLES: #SexSpeakfor#Sexweek

THE KSCHRONICLES: #SexSpeakfor#Sexweek

April 28, 2017 | Comments: 10

This week in Dominica was Sex Week…now Sex Week was an initiative of the Bureau of Gender affairs intended to cultivate an environment where critical thinking was ...

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COMMENTARY: Fight For Fairness And Justice, But Not Equality!

COMMENTARY: Fight For Fairness And Justice, But Not Equality!

April 23, 2017 | Comments: 5

Let’s begin on the premise that whatever theoretical knowledge we’ve acquired, that affirms the equality of all men, is wrong, fictional and in direct ...

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COMMENTARY: A very sad and shameful day in La Plaine

COMMENTARY: A very sad and shameful day in La Plaine

April 21, 2017 | Comments: 25

Today the once close–knit and tranquil south eastern rural agricultural community of La Plaine which nestles between the foothills of Morne Gorverneur and the ...

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THE KSCHRONICELES: Where do we go from here?

THE KSCHRONICELES: Where do we go from here?

April 7, 2017 | Comments: 3

This month students across Dominica are gearing up for their final exams and will soon be taking the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate. Looking back on my ...

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COMMENTARY: Corruption at the CCJ?

COMMENTARY: Corruption at the CCJ?

April 1, 2017 | Comments: 28

“Hostile, emotional and irrational…” are just some of the unsavoury adjectives used by Emile Ferdinand QC to describe me in a recent ...

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COMMENTARY: A Pinch of Salt for April Fools Day

COMMENTARY: A Pinch of Salt for April Fools Day

March 30, 2017 | Comments: 5

A year ago Baroness Scotland launched the establishment of a Dominica Disaster Resource Center and a Building Back Better Expo that she predicted, would do ...

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THE KSCHRONICLES: You Are Enough

THE KSCHRONICLES: You Are Enough

March 24, 2017 | Comments: 2

Inadequacy—not being good enough—is experienced by everyone at one point or another in various levels of intensity. Usually persons experience and get over these ...

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COMMENTARY: Does Dominica lack common sense?

COMMENTARY: Does Dominica lack common sense?

March 24, 2017 | Comments: 33

No matter what current headlines are used to the catch attention of audiences, usually in essence the following text in the article or comments depict several things ...

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COMMENTARY: Record turnout during the LaPlaine Village Council elections in January

COMMENTARY: Record turnout during the LaPlaine Village Council elections in January

March 21, 2017 | Comments: 22

Politics is not something to joke with because bad leadership is costly and sometimes deadly.Today many Dominicans at home and abroad are shaking their heads and ...

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COMMENTARY: Leadership by manipulation

COMMENTARY: Leadership by manipulation

March 20, 2017 | Comments: 8

An emerging leadership style which is becoming more and more popular in our region is Leadership by Manipulation. The word Manipulation means – (transitive) to ...

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COMMENTARY: A rare Dominica find in an un-expected place in the world

COMMENTARY: A rare Dominica find in an un-expected place in the world

March 17, 2017 | Comments: 17

As Dominicans we all have shared the over-whelming joy of seeing something that reminds us of our beloved Dominica, or just having the  made in Dominica label, ...

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THE KSCHRONICLES: Say yes to opportunity

THE KSCHRONICLES: Say yes to opportunity

March 10, 2017 | Comments: 3

I’m a strong believer in saying yes to opportunity and nothing explains what I mean better than the movie Yes man (2008). The main character Carl (played by Jim ...

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COMMENTARY: State of the Art

COMMENTARY: State of the Art

March 7, 2017 | Comments: 5

Twenty years ago, before the days of “blogs”, I began posting on-line a project that combined the state of the art of the internet with the state of my art as a ...

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COMMENTARY: Come Ye Forward Sons and Daughters

COMMENTARY: Come Ye Forward Sons and Daughters

March 5, 2017 | Comments: 46

Deafening screams of a nation in distress have been reduced to fading gasps, as she withers away into mortality, at the hands of an abdicable leader. It is therefore ...

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COMMENTARY: Identifying the millions of ‘dark money’ that floods Dominica’s election and attempted murder of truth

COMMENTARY: Identifying the millions of ‘dark money’ that floods Dominica’s election and attempted murder of truth

March 3, 2017 | Comments: 46

There is a growing sense and evidence that lies, darkness and trickery in public life have taken a   strong- hold in our society and for a long time kept ...

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THE KSCHRONICLES: The Art of Being Alone

THE KSCHRONICLES: The Art of Being Alone

March 3, 2017 | Comments: 16

There’s nothing I value more than my alone time… however, sometimes an hour to myself turns into two, and even three very quickly. I’m often asked if I get ...

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COMMENTARY: My response to Gabriel Christian, a self-confessed liar and hypocrite

COMMENTARY: My response to Gabriel Christian, a self-confessed liar and hypocrite

March 1, 2017 | Comments: 53

Gabriel Christian has become  the prime spokesperson for the regime change advocates in Dominica .   The platform of Gabriel Christian, which is ...

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