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Opinion

The United States of America is not a “Christian” nation. There Is No Christian Case for President Trump!

Alagi Yorro Jallow Fatoumatta: I chortled when I hear, especially ‘Born -Again- Christian Evangelicals’ crow that America is a Christian nation and that the founders built it on Christianity. This is just spin. The United States of America was built on injustice, bloodletting, murder, racism, cheating, inequality, etc. Let people […]

Opinion Politics

Character Is Everything:

by Alagi Yorro Jallow. Fatoumatta: Like a madman, outgoing President Donald Trump is the least aware of his madness, so are the ignorant least of ‘Trumpism’ aware of their ignorance. They propound their ignorance as if it were a most profound truth and dismiss with utter contempt those who would […]

Opinion Politics

Throwing back: A Political Satire: Godfatherism and Political Conflict Barrow and Darboe Politics: President Barrow May Be Timid; Pigeon-Hearted, But Not Stupid. Ousainou Darboe Is A Very Confident; Hard-to-Break Man and A Political Footballer:

Alagi Yorro Jallow Fatoumatta: An African proverb tells us that a man who does not know where the rain began to beat him cannot say where he dried his body. In the Gambia, when will the rain stop beating us? (with apologies to Chinua Achebe,” There Was a Country,”) I […]

Opinion

Oxford Dictionary Removing Sexism from the Dictionary: As Oxford University Press Revises & Updates The Definition of The Word ” Woman.”

Alagi Yorro Jallow Fatoumatta: The Oxford English Dictionary has amended the word woman’s definition and updated the sexist and offensive synonyms used for a woman. After facing much criticism, Oxford University Press has changed the meaning of the word woman. The change was made following an extensive review initiated by […]