Disrespecting The Senate.

The Senate rules say if the Senate cannot get a quorum within 15 minutes of its scheduled start time, then the President of the Senate should adjourn the Senate to the next day. On Thursday 19 March 202o, the Senate could not make a quorum because all the FNM members were sitting in  the Committee Room […]

The PM Obsessed With Social Media

 Every time the Prime Minister has spoken on the matter of the Corona virus and why he had to put the emergency order into place giving him power over life and death, he has been obsessing about social media.  This is in line with the thinking of his party that they need to stop the […]

A Victim Of Covid 19 Hysteria Complains

I never post on social media; however, I find it necessary to do so at this point.  Pictures of myself, my sisters, and a friend have been circulating on social media with a lot of incorrect information.  This post is to clarify much of that.  First and foremost, NO ONE IN THOSE PICTURES HAS BEEN […]

HUBERT MINNIS’ SHAMELSS POWER GRAB

From the Lion In Winter: Eleanor: Pure delight. I’m locked up with my sons. What mother does not dream of that? –James Goldman So the excuse is that the corona virus is going to kill us all.  Following the guidelines of the World Health Organization and other countries, the FNM government of Hubert Minnis, the Prime […]

HOW WILL WOKERS GET PAID?

Atlantis Casino, Atlantis Hotel. Bahamar, Sandals, Resorts World Bimini and smaller properties in between are all closed. They have no customers. So the workers have been told to go on unpaid leave or take  a  holiday. This is a total income collapse. Who is going to pay to help keep these people in food?

No Bus Service

20 March 2020 ATTENTION URGENT NOTICE  From:: The Bahamas Unified Bus Drivers Union  Dear our valued customers due to the Corona Virus outbreak it is regrettable to inform you that of 9am this morning all public buses will suspend services for the next  11 days… We do apologize to you the general public we also […]

THE US UNDERCUTS THE POST 1945 WORLD ORDER

To whom much is given, much is expected. The United States is the keeper of the peace.  Some have gone so far as to call this the age of Pax Americana.  That is why it is so disappointing to see the response of Donald Trump as President of the United States essentially retrenching within their […]

THE CHIEF JUSTICE CLOSES THE COURTS

THE OFFICE OF THE CHIEF JUSTICE  JUDICIARY OF THE BAHAMAS  PRESS RELEASE  20 March, 2020  On 17 March, 2020 the Court released phase 1 of the Court Coronavirus Mitigation Protocols. At that time I stated that we would continue to monitor developments on the ground and respond accordingly.  On 19 March, 2020 the Prime Minister […]

THE FIGHT BETWEEN THE TWO FNM DOCTORS

The political community is amused because it is clear that the Minister of Health Dr. Duane Sands and the Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis are not getting along. The political community was awash with back chat about how the Prime Minister Dr. Minnis ordered the Public Hospital Authority to to take any instructions from Dr, […]

HELP FOR JOURNALIST OSWALD BROWN

Oswald Brown, former press and cultural attache of The Bahamas Embassy in Washington DC is in need of assistance. He has launched a critical appeal through Go Fund Me. His situation is extremely difficult and requires the assistance of friends and well wishers in The Bahamas. If you are unable to access Go Fund Me […]

IT WAS THE FNM THAT LOCKED US UP IN OUR HOUSES!

1. ATLANTIS CASINO – closed; Many jobs lost? Who knows? 2. YARDIE BAR, KFC & Wendy’s dem – closing 7:30 pm Two shifts of employees gone! 3. BARBER SHOPS – who cares. They closed too! 4. MINNIS DOCTOR FRIENDS – Open straight thru 5. JITNEY DRIVERS – no money, no honey. They make money daily. […]

In Memoriam

Eric Minns, the Author the song Fox Hill 83 dead reported in The Tribune 19 March 2020 Kenny Rodgers, dead at 81.  The singer of the Gambler.  Know when to hold them. Know when to told them.

No Church On Sunday For Two Weeks

The Church has taken a curious position with regard to Sunday services.  All of them have capitulated to the request of the government not to have services on Sunday.  In a remarkable development, not one church said no and “ thus saith the lord”.  What happened  the lord will take care of you?  Things that […]

THE STATE OF NATIONAL EMERGENCY IN THE BAHAMAS

Here is the text of the Proclamation and the Regulations Thereunder PROCLAMATION OF EMERGENCY  WHEREAS Article 29(1) of the Constitution recognizes that the Governor- General may make a proclamation that a state of public emergency exists;  AND WHEREAS Article 29(4) of the Constitution provides that a proclamation of emergency shall, unless it is sooner revoked […]

Sol Kerzner Passes

Statement from the Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party On the passing of Sir Sol Kerzner For Immediate Release 21 March 2020 I am saddened to learn of the passing of Sir Sol Kerzner. He was a visionary, a business icon and a towering figure in the tourism and travel industry, not only in The […]