PETER TURNQUEST GETS A FORETASTE OF HELL DIVINE (MR. DEFICIT SPENDING IS IN HIDING)

The Free National Movement Members of Parliament for Grand Bahama were widely ridiculed in the country for being missing in action during the storm or engaging in high profile public relations without actually providing nay help.  The main object of the scorn of the people is Peter Turnquest.  This is the man who just the […]

THE PILE UP OF BODIES… 500 MAY HAVE DIED (Sean McWeeny’s Essay On The 1929 Hurricane)

Up to the evening before this column went up, the Government was saying that there were 35 people confirmed dead. No one believes those numbers.  Even the Minister of Health said that when the final death count comes, the numbers will be staggering. There are various rumors that the deaths are near 500. We don’t […]

ALFRED SEARS Q. C. DEMANDS THE PM’S ATTENTION

Dear Prime Minister, I spent 6 hour yesterday at Jet Aviation trying desperately and unsuccessfully to evacuate my family members from Abaco. My niece, Jennifer Sears, her companion, Myron Delancy, and her four children (ages 1, 3, 5 and 8) lost everything they owned in Murphy Town, Abaco, during Hurricane Dorian.  My brother, Peter Sears, […]

WHAT THE PLP IS DOING TO HELP

Statement from the Office of the Leader of the Opposition  Davis led delegation assesses Hurricane damage and delivers supplies to Abaco For Immediate Release 4 September 2019 Leader of the Opposition, the Hon. Philip Davis led a delegation comprising Deputy Leader Chester Cooper, MP for Englerston Glenys Hanna Martin and Senators Darville and Coleby-Davis along […]

Mitchell Pays Tribute to Reginald Poitier

Leader of The Opposition Philip Davis, former Minister for Social Services Melanie Griffin, Senator Fred Mitchell, Chair of the PLP and PLP Stalwart Councilor Fernley Palmer at the funeral of the late Reginald Poitier, former taxi driver and hero of the 1958 general strike; oldest brother and last sibling of the actor Sidney Poitier. He […]