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Tony Rakhal-Fraser

Monday, September 14, 2015
To have gained 11 seats and increased its share of the popular vote by close to 100,000, after being drubbed in 2010 by a coalition party which had the potential to bury the People’s National Movement
Monday, September 7, 2015
​Whether it be the 52,000 children from Latin America who annually attempt to sneak into the USA, or the mother clinging to her baby while lying on a train line in Hungary, hoping to get to Germany, o
Monday, August 31, 2015
​One five-year term of extremely poor governance practices—a period during which corruption reached the level of legislation in the national Parliament and became deeply entrenched in several aspects
Monday, August 24, 2015
As this column winds up the examination of the leadership qualities displayed by Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar (leadership geared towards transforming the society as opposed to simply managing
Monday, August 17, 2015
A few of the responses I got to last week’s column in which began the examination of the prime ministerial leadership demonstrated by Kamla Persad-Bissessar in the context of the United National Congr
Monday, August 10, 2015
​“It is clear that we are interested in the impact of leaders: we want to know to what extent they modify (transform) the society they rule.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
When the members of the Union Club asked me to speak about media responsibility in this period when there is no Parliament to exercise a watchdog role on government/ executive spending and decision-ma
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
What is the role and responsibility of media in this interregnum, the pre-election period when the Parliament is out and there is lacking effective supervision of government spending and decision-maki
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Forget the mushrooming of political parties wanting to “eat ah food,” the razzle dazzle of campaigning and empty but dangerous rhetoric, the most promising political/electoral development in this camp
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
​It seems clear that the formation of the Third Force is a strategic manoeuvre by the United National Congress in conjunction with a few former members of the Congress of the People to be its new coal