Columns James Knight 

Open Letter to Alvette Jeffers – Please Get Things Right

Dear Jeff: You have fallen victim to the vile propaganda of a malicious minority of Barbudans. Much of what you say is inaccurate. There is no conspiracy to grab any land. The position on how our land should be used responsibly and to our own benefit in Antigua, must be the same for Barbuda. A sell out, a giveaway or irresponsible land lease in Barbuda would be the same as in Antigua, and that we have always most strongly opposed. What is in question now is simply that of ownership….

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Columns James Knight 

COMMENTARY: Total Eclipse of the Future 

By: James Knight, Eclipse time again. Not the partial eclipse of the sun on Monday, August 21st. Once more, we have a student with a ridiculous number of CSEC passes, 13 of them grade ones. There were 8,803 entries from the public and private secondary schools, with an overall percentage pass of 73.3, according to reports. It is also said that 1,594 of our Antigua and Barbuda State College students sat the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Exams (CAPE) this year, with 82 percentage pass. Epicurean and those other large supermarkets must…

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