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Op-Ed: Rape threatens marriage, not better laws

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Human Rights Bahamas applauds and fully supports Attorney General Ryan Pinder’s position on the question of marital... read more »

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Op-Ed: Restorative Justice vs Capital Punishment

By Rise Bahamas Rise Bahamas does not share the same stance taken by some in support of capital punishment. We... read more »

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Op-Ed: My Change of Heart – Why I decided to get the Covid-19 Vaccine

By Trevann Thompson I hadn’t planned to take a Covid-19 vaccine at first. I was concerned about how quickly they’d... read more »

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Op-Ed: Why the Rainbow Flag?

By Brian A. Nichols When my grandparents emigrated to the United States from Barbados, they didn’t know if they would... read more »

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OP-ED: The Summit of the Americas Hits Home: Our Relationship and My Family History

By Brian A. Nichols Brian A. Nichols is the Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs at the United... read more »

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BE YOUR BROTHER’S AND SISTER’S KEEPER: Choose to be vaccinated

An op-ed by Bishop Neil Ellis, pastor at Mount Tabor Church NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The coronavirus pandemic has radically interrupted... read more »

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Op-Ed: A Summit for All Citizens of the Americas

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Tanya McFall-Major, a graduate of the University of the Bahamas and alumna of the Young Leaders of... read more »

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Op-Ed: It’s time to unshackle the Bahamian people from colonization

By Dawn Demeritte Dear Bahamian Government:  It’s 2022. I know it doesn’t feel like it when for once The Bahamas... read more »

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Op-Ed: Cuba’s educational collaboration in The Bahamas nearing 19th anniversary

An Op-Ed from the Embassy of the Republic of Cuba in The Bahamas NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Cuba’s educational collaboration in... read more »

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Op-Ed: The changing role of marketing

By Royann Dean When I was studying marketing in college, the marketing function in an organization was essentially to promote... read more »

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Op-Ed: Govt must act to end gender-based violence

By Equality Bahamas Equality Bahamas is hosting a series of events as it observes International Women’s Day and facilitates civic... read more »

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Op-Ed: Marital rape — shut up or be shamed

By Shervonne Hollis What is disturbing is that many people don’t consider marital rape as rape, mainly if it’s not... read more »

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Op-Ed: The Commonwealth stands firmly against acts of aggression

By Patricia Scotland, QC, secretary-general, Commonwealth of Nations The Commonwealth was built on the bedrock of an international order which... read more »

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Op-Ed: Democracy needs you in the conversation

By Usha E Pitts, US Embassy chargé d’affaires Over half a century ago on a chilly morning in March, the... read more »

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Op-Ed: Emotional abuse — the subtle signs

By Shervonne Hollis Many people equate domestic violence with direct physical abuse, but experts warn this is a dangerous myth.... read more »

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Op-Ed: Five priority policy opportunities for 2022

By the Organization for Responsible Governance (ORG) As The Bahamas ushers in 2022 amid the current social and economic crises... read more »

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Op-Ed: Restoring fiscal health and investing in our future

By Senator Michael Halkitis, minister of economic affairs In 2022, the Davis administration is laser-focused on moving The Bahamas beyond... read more »

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Op-Ed: Business hot buttons in 2022

By Derek Smith Jr From the onset of the global pandemic, business communities have received shockwave after shockwave, resulting in... read more »

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Op-Ed: Just fix the court system

By Tanya Wright The new attorney general (AG), Ryan Pinder, came out guns blazing, according to an Eyewitness News post... read more »

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Op-Ed: The role of compliance in mitigating cyber attacks

By Derek Smith Jr Those who don’t know the language of cybersecurity may think the topic is foreign. However, compliance... read more »