Soraya Coffelt, gubernatorial candidate, says that Gov. Kenneth Mapp’s repeated extensions of the State of Emergency further trample on Virgin Islands laws that require financial accountability and transparency to the people.
The U.S. Virgin Islands has been in a State of Emergency since Sept. 5. If it continues until April 3, as the governor has said it will, that will be seven months of being in an emergency state.
St. Croix Government Retirees, Inc. has commenced with the necessary steps for an Initiative petition to bring responsibility and accountability to the investment we have made in the GERS.
Consideration is being thoughtful of other people and their feelings. You consider how your actions affect them. You pay careful attention to what others like and don't like, and do things that give them happiness.
The African Diaspora Youth Development Foundation’s 37th Annual Nab Eddie Bobo Lecture, Plaque and Photo Series will honor the memory of Ms. Elise Vialet from 6-8 p.m., Friday, March 23.
Governments in Puerto Rico and the U.S.V.I. seem to share “the same unrealistic expectation that federal disaster spending will significantly contribute towards eliminating the structural issues that plague economic growth and sound government financial operations. This is wishful thinking.”
Friendliness is being a friend, through good times and bad. You take an interest in other people and make them feel welcome. You share...
With the clock running out on Black History Month 2018, here is a shot at putting the modern period into some kind of framework.
For most of the century after the Civil War, American history – especially as it pertained to race – was a comfortable lie about benevolent whites and grateful blacks.
National Geographic sponsors a tour, "The Holy Land: Past and Present." The tour is explicitly political. After visiting a site, two guides, one Israeli...