Archive for March, 2011

Obama: Second term, tough battle

Obama: Second term, tough battle

| March 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Barack Obama has launched his campaign for re-election to the Presidency of the United States in 2012.  In launching his campaign so early, Obama plans on raising a billion dollars.  He will need every cent of it for the financial supporters of the Republican Party and the fringe Tea Party are determined to see the […]

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Facebook…Leaving us socially retarded!!!!????

Facebook…Leaving us socially retarded!!!!????

| March 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

The purpose of this social networking is to connect people across the world. It incompasses second by second updates on the site. It increases social interaction. In some cases it decreases time consumptions. However, adding people you don’t know and talking to them online is sort of unsafe and retarded. Social networking sites have today […]

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The Caribbean- a positive view???

The Caribbean- a positive view???

| March 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

This is not a new statement but we in the Caribbean know our governments spin the Caribbean to invite tourists to come and enjoy the SANDS, SEA, SUN and SEX. What the governments don’t tell the tourists is the level of poverty, the 3rd world health care systems, the vast increase in AIDS cases, the […]

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UWI Hindu Society- A commentary

UWI Hindu Society- A commentary

| March 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

I belong to a group called the UWi Hindu Society. This organisation has existed for over four decades. It promotes spiritually and culturally centered activities on campus. This organisation pushes four large events: 1. Devali program- this program is known as the Festival of Lights. The lighting of Deyas to welcome back Lord Ram from […]

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Libya…By what Right?!

Libya…By what Right?!

| March 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

There has been a great debate over the military action in Libya by several Western governments, supported by some Arab governments.  The central question has been: by what right are these governments intervening in the internal affairs of a state? Some context is necessary for the intervention that has been authorised by the UN Security […]

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UWI- Ficticious Reassurance

UWI- Ficticious Reassurance

| March 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

The University of the West Indies (UWI) provides a ficticious reassurance of how young individuals of society, those from poor homes and bad communities can only obtain good life if they obtain a degree. You see getting a  degree means getting a job which further means obtaining a better life. I beg to differ. Most employers […]

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Social Issues…A Reality!

Social Issues…A Reality!

| March 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

I have always wanted to say something about certain issues in a blog or website. CaribDirect has now given me the opportunity to do so.   ABUSE- abuse of any kind is by my standards (and I hope by most peoples standards) is unacceptable. recently one of my friends told me when she was twelve her […]

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Rally Round The West Indies – India V West Indies WC2011

Rally Round The West Indies – India V West Indies WC2011

| March 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

After the not so comical ending to the last game for the West Indies, there will be many people in the Caribbean with a despondent view that if we couldn’t beat England then there is no chance against India. I actually don’t share this opinion..  In fact I ask that we as a nation “RALLY […]

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