Category: Commentary

HMS Brexit and the Brussels Iceberg

HMS Brexit and the Brussels Iceberg

By Dickson Igwe, Contributor The United Kingdom must skillfully negotiate its exit from Europe, or risk being torn apart. With the Brexit Referendum, Brussels has become a massive and ominous iceberg that the seafaring vessel, The HMS Great Britain, would […]

by / on May 22, 2017 at 5:13 AM /
OPINION: Welcome to the twilight zone where wrong means right

OPINION: Welcome to the twilight zone where wrong means right

By A C Frett, Contributor Just when we thought things couldn’t get worse, leaders across the world show us they can. International trade agreements are scrapped, crucial healthcare for the needy is withdrawn, basic education is rolled back, religious leaders […]

by / on May 19, 2017 at 8:36 AM /
Brexit will not be pleasant!

Brexit will not be pleasant!

By Dickson Igwe, Contributor The hard facts of Brexit are beginning to appear. Brexit will not be a straightforward divorce. Brexit could turn nasty! There was a meeting held at Downing Street-The British Prime Minister’s Official London Residence- on April […]

by / on May 7, 2017 at 7:50 AM /
The deadly church cult!

The deadly church cult!

By Dickson Igwe, contributor Jack the Pious and Jill Religious should beware of Queen Jezebel. The following story is a warning about unaccountable church leadership. It is an individual interpretation of an article written by Boze Herrington in The Atlantic […]

by / on April 30, 2017 at 3:20 AM /
Call to cell phone service providers

Call to cell phone service providers

By Shaina M. Smith Hello Cell Phone Service Providers: I am making this call (hopefully it doesn’t drop before I can finish what I have to say) on behalf of the thousands of us who are your customers asking for […]

by / on April 24, 2017 at 5:07 AM /
A Brexit Two remake!

A Brexit Two remake!

By Dickson Igwe, Contributor British Prime Minister Theresa May has called for a surprise UK General Election for June 8, 2017. This amounts to Brexit Two. The ‘June Surprise’ amounts to a second Brexit Referendum. The Prime Minister and the […]

by / on April 21, 2017 at 9:28 AM /
IGWE: Trump goes nuclear!

IGWE: Trump goes nuclear!

By Dickson Igwe, Contributor America’s increasing global belligerence is good for global safety and security The spread of nuclear weapons beyond the core countries that have historically possessed these ‘seeds of the apocalypse’ is the greatest threat to world safety […]

by / on April 15, 2017 at 8:00 AM /
Festival at Easter – Is this truly a nation built on God?

Festival at Easter – Is this truly a nation built on God?

By Walter Barrett, Contributor  Elijah went before the people and said, “How long will you waver between two opinions? If the Lord is God, follow him; but if Baal is God, follow him.” But the people said nothing (1 Kings 18:21). […]

by / on April 15, 2017 at 7:07 AM /
Virgin seas and the children’s future!

Virgin seas and the children’s future!

By Dickson Igwe, Contributor Leveraging the maritime environment is the best thing that could happen for Virgin Islands youth, and future generations. It is not happening! Now, it never ceases to amaze this Old Boy the lack of vision this […]

by / on April 8, 2017 at 11:35 AM /
Voter rebellion!

Voter rebellion!

By Dickson Igwe, Contributor Niccolo Machiavelli was a prominent 15th Century political philosopher. He was political adviser to the Italian City State of Florence and its rulers. Machiavelli’s summa work was ‘THE PRINCE’. In that historic work, Machiavelli stated that […]

by / on April 1, 2017 at 5:54 AM /