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Mark Wilson

Sunday, August 10, 2014
​Kamla wants to reform the voting system. Opponents don’t like the bounce-through timing. But what about the proposals? Would they bring Power to the People?
Sunday, August 3, 2014
​Jamaica’s Reverend Merrick “Al” Miller, he of Kingston’s Fellowship Tabernacle mega-church, has a little problem with the law.
Sunday, July 27, 2014
​In Guyana last week, Alvy Richmond was knifed to death. Why? Alvy told his sister’s boyfriend not to take so much time in the bathroom, because he needed a pee.
Sunday, July 6, 2014
“We have had water on the line for a total of four hours since March 28,” says a friend in Antigua. “We are buying from a truck—EC$500 to fill a 500-gallon tank.” So that’s TT$2.40 a gallon.
Sunday, June 29, 2014
IMF managing director Christine Lagarde flew to Jamaica on Thursday for a two-day visit.
Sunday, June 22, 2014
A week ago, Alcoa said it will pull out of Jamaica. Plans for a Trinidad smelter are dead and buried. Alcoa’s Tembladora transshipment plant in Carenage has gathered dust for four years. Guyana?
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Early last Friday, it was late-night music and honking car horns in Antigua as Gaston Browne’s Antigua and Barbuda Labour Party (ABLP) won a 14-3 election landslide with 56 per cent of the popular vot
Sunday, June 8, 2014
Peter Boos, former Caribbean chairman of a major worldwide accounting practice, relaxes at home in Barbados. Atlantic waves pound offshore, skies are blue, the breeze light. Peter looks worried.
Sunday, June 1, 2014
“Sexual preferences may have to be addressed in conformity with the prevailing global environment in which we live,” said former prime minister of Jamaica PJ Patterson last week.
Sunday, May 25, 2014
They’re off. Antigua-Barbuda’s election day is June 12. Prime Minister Baldwin Spencer is close to the wire—the last possible date would be July 25, right in the Carnival season.