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Legacy vs history

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My twelve-year-old niece in hearing them speak about what kind of a legacy President Obama will leave, wanted to know more about this; I tried to explain it to her this way. People in their 20s and beyond still refer to me as the police who liked to dance in Carnival. Even though I personally do not consider that part of my legacy it is part of history, which even though not being...

St. Maarten Waste to Energy Plant

Dear Editor,

It has come to my attention that in his bid to win re-election Theo Heyliger has promised to deliver a...

Class justice

Dear Editor,

I am writing this article with sadness in my heart. I have worked for forty years in the Justice...

Dawning of a new day or prelude to old deadlock?

Dear Editor,

Election Day is rapidly approaching. Many "unpaid advisors" have judiciously advised us - in lengthy...

150 dollars per voter

Dear Editor,

Friday is Election Day in St. Maarten. Expected winner will be the United People's (UP) Party of Theo...

Mindful moments on mirroring

Dear Editor,

Mindfulness is paying attention nonjudgmentally. Mindfulness promotes morality, kindness, and the...

Mentorship programme for the youth on St. Maarten

Dear Editor,

I see the need for mentoring of our young people, call it a "Big Brother/Sister programme" if you like...

Humility overrides arrogance and plastic intelligence

Dear Editor,

Staying connected to the people is an art and by extension, a bond that is fastened by true love...

Interesting changes this election season

Dear Editor,

The election season is proving to demonstrate significant and interesting changes in Sint Maarten's...

Not interested in your employment

Dear Editor,

Lately, the number 22 candidate on the United People's party, Julian Rollocks, has been on a rampage...

Response to: The Indian & Chinese elephant in the room

Dear Editor,

I came across last Monday's Letter to the Editor in The Daily Herald's website. I found it quite a...

Mindful moments on emotional education

Dear Editor,

Mindfulness is tuning into your inside as you operate on the outside. It is the validating of your...

The Indian & Chinese elephant in the room

Dear Editor,

St. Maarten people are being proper. They are being kind and open. St. Maarten people are being...

Plight of an entrepreneur

Dear Editor,

A bank is "an establishment authorized by a government to accept deposits, pay interest, clear checks...

Death to prohibition on Saba: Why BES Islands should decriminalize marijuana

Dear Editor,

The dissolution of the country Netherlands Antilles, and the constitutional transition known as...

How do we fix the problem?

Dear Editor,

As we all know it's election time again, and everybody wants to get elected. But the way these...

One who was left behind

Dear Editor,

Juliy would have loved so much to be on the students' plane that left Sint Maarten last August 3 and...

Questions for the next AVS debate

Dear Editor,

Please allow me to propose some questions for the next AVS debate.

* What is your party political...

Is a vote for the UP indeed a vote for Rollocks?

Dear Editor,

Reliable information reaching our movement clearly indicates that there is a growing concern within the...

Refreshing the memory!

Dear Editor,

In time of election, it is always good to refresh the memory of the citizens of this island and compare...

Petals of a beautiful rose

Remarkable! Intellectual! Phenomenal!

A humanitarian by nature

All infused in her DNA

With humbleness and...

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Legacy vs history
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Dear Editor, My twelve-year-old niece in hearing them speak about what kind of a legacy President... Read more...
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