Drink responsibly


With the 2017 Crop Over season now in full swing, a local psychiatrist is warning of the serious risks posed to physical and mental health by alcohol abuse. Consultant Psychiatrist at the Psychiatric Hospital Dr Jo-Anne Brathwaite Drummond observes that like an old family friend, alcohol is present at most major occasions in Barbadian life […]

Next Post

Heeding the lessons of history

It was some 80 years ago on July 26, 1937 that social unrest erupted in Bridgetown. This unrest soon spread and engulfed Barbados. It later became known as the 1937 Labour Rebellion or by its misnomer, the 1937 Riots. This unrest and the resulting demands for social and economic justice […]