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Saturday, May 8, 2021

Commentary

Open Forum: Justice Delayed or Denied?

Augustus Bannis On Aug. 15, 2015, a 73 year-old man was brutally beaten and left for dead in the D. Hamilton Jackson Park in Grove...

Open forum: “When Sula Sang” for Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison “When Sula Sang” (for Toni Morrison) *By Winston Nugent (Toni Morrison was the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, in 1993, she...

An Alternative WAPA Ought To Consider

Donna Christensen takes part in a 2016 Democratic rally. (Source file photo) With what I consider a crisis at WAPA, I am sure the issue...

Chamber Opposes WAPA Rate Increase, Supports Government Paying Its WAPA Bills

St. Thomas-St. John Chamber of Commerce statement: The St. Thomas-St. John Chamber of Commerce has had the opportunity to meet with Water and Power Authority...

An Open Letter from Delegate Stacey Plaskett

July 22, 2019 Dear Participants of the 3rd Virgin Islands Advocacy Day: I would like to publicly express my sincere gratitude and appreciation for the time,...

Reflections of an Evolving Elder: What We Care About

Reflections of an Evolving Elder is a series of columns appearing periodically in the Source. Shaun A. Pennington In speaking of the humanitarian crisis at the...

Open forum: Trying to Kill One Bird With Two Stones

Taxicabs on St. Thomas (File photo) Dear Source: Bill 33-0044 seeks to give the Taxicab Commission power to “establish and operate an electric monetary payment system...

Op-ed: Plaskett Makes Statement on Resignation of Gov. Rossello of Puerto Rico

Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett (file photo) Congresswoman Stacey E. Plaskett released the following statement regarding the resignation of Governor Rossello of Puerto Rico: “As the...

Open forum: Peer Support Offers Hope to Those With Mental Illnesses

NAMI STAR Center Delivering on the Hope for Recovery Dear Source: After being diagnosed with a mental illness in 2011, I thought I would never be...

Open forum: A Business Decides How It Wants to Be Paid, Not the Government

Dear Source: Taxi cabs on St. Thomas (File photo) Bill 33-0098 amending Title 12A of the Virgin Islands Code by adding a new chapter 8 requiring...