Barbados celebrates 46 years as an Independent nation today. A celebration as hollow as any Bamboo stalk found in a St. Joseph gully, but a celebration nonetheless. As we prepare to devour our conkies made from imported corn, we are … Continue reading
According to the Community Independence Celebrations Secretariat, Independence should be a state of mind that heightens during the month of November. This sentiment, echoed recently by Minister of Culture Stephen Lashley, while laudable, unfortunately means nothing to the average Bajan.