PLP MP Kim Swan: ‘Political Grandstanding While Community Deals With Trauma’

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The following Op-Ed was released by Progressive Labour Party MP Kim Swan on Monday, December 14, 2020... It is disgusting that during the holiday season, when a family and the community are coping with the trauma of this experience that the former leader of the country has stooped to this despica... Read more

Op-Ed By PLP MP Ianthia Simmons-Wade: ‘A Fleecing Of The People’

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The following Op-Ed was released for publication on Thursday, December 10, 2020 by Progressive Labour Party MP Ianthia Simmons-Wade...Apologies for the delay... Yesterday (Weds Dec 9) I attended the opening of the new LF Wade airport terminal which was named in honour of my late husband. Notwi... Read more

Dr Brown On New DPP: ‘I Suspect She Has Been Told ‘You Want The Job – You Charge Dr Brown’

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The following Op-Ed was submitted for publication by Former Premier Dr Ewart Brown on Wednesday, December 9, 2020... [caption id="attachment_36152" align="alignleft" width="359"] Cindy Clarke, Director of Public Prosecutions[/caption] Well here we are – On the 8th June 2011, the Police... Read more

COVID-19: Our Biggest Test Is Now – Op-Ed By OBA MP & Former Premier Michael Dunkley

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Bermuda, initially when COVID hit the island in mid- March of this year the Government took extreme measures to curb the spread of this deadly virus; the island sheltered in place for weeks. The Government and Opposion worked together and the vast majority did our best to follow the tough meas... Read more

PLP MP Jache Adams: Government Loan Demonstrates Commitment

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The following Op-Ed was released for publication today by Progressive Labour Party MP Jache Adams, representative for C19 Pembroke West... Unprecedented times often call for unprecedented measures. The recent announcement by the Minister of Finance regarding the Government providing loans to form... Read more

‘Learning First: Redesigning Education’ By PLP Senator Owen Darrell

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The following Op-Ed was submitted by Progressive Labour Party Senator Owen Darrell on Tuesday, November 10, 2020... [caption id="attachment_35138" align="alignleft" width="372"] PLP Senator Owen Darrell[/caption] October 2020 saw the start of the next phase of the Ministry of Education’s sch... Read more

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo Lays Out New York’s Strategy To Defeat COVID-19

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New York Daily News: MANHATTAN, NY, By Andrew Cuomo - While politics rages, the economy suffers and nerves fray, the COVID virus progresses. COVID is now deeply entrenched within the American home. How the virus was allowed to migrate from China and enter our airports from Europe withou... Read more

Time To Change ‘The Mindset’ & A ‘Culture Shift’ To Address The Behaviour On Bermuda’s Roads

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The Officer in Charge of Bermuda's Roads Policing Unit said today that it is time for "a culture shift and mindset change" when it comes down to the behaviour seen daily on Bermuda's roads. Speaking at a news conference this afternoon, police confirmed the names of two men who tragically lost the... Read more

OBA MP Susan Jackson: ‘The Call For Further Protection From Sexual Harassment Is For Each Woman To Fight From Within’

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The following Op-Ed was released by One Bermuda Alliance MP Susan Jackson, C20, Pembroke South West... Women may be wondering - even frustrated - by the silence at a time when all women have the opportunity to raise their voices in horror over the recent outcry sparked by former parliamentarian, ... Read more

OBA Candidate Vic Ball: Does Premier Burt Think Voters Are Suckers?

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The following Op-Ed was submitted by One Bermuda Alliance candidate Vic Ball... [caption id="attachment_29811" align="alignleft" width="415"] Vic Ball, One Bermuda Alliance Candidate[/caption] The purposefully provocative title reflects the only possible conclusion I could come to as to how Pr... Read more