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‘Intelligence, Spirit And Passion For Bermuda’

‘Intelligence, Spirit And Passion For Bermuda’

[Written by Eron Hill] The Hon. Shawn Crockwell, J.P, M.P will forever be a Bermudian legend. First, I wish to extend my deepest condolences to Mr. Crockwell’s family, friends and colleagues. It is my heartfelt and fervent prayer that you are able to find comfort during this time of bereavement. You see, Mr. Shawn Crockwell MP JP was much more than... Read more of this article

Column: ‘Report Card’ On Absentee Ballots

Column: ‘Report Card’ On Absentee Ballots

[Opinion column written by Eron Hill] ‘This Government stands very proudly on our record’ - Premier Michael Dunkley – 20th May 2017 It would appear that Premier Dunkley is impressed with his administration’s own magic and appears to believe that such rhetoric represents the reality for all Bermudians. Surely, some high order magic must’ve... Read more of this article

Eron Hill Column: ‘Let’s Face The Real Issues’

Eron Hill Column: ‘Let’s Face The Real Issues’

[Opinion column written by Eron Hill] The topic of same sex marriage has had a heightened presence in the news in recent memory. However, contrary to Bermuda’s longstanding perspective, for various sociological and societal reasons, this issue has highlighted the incontrovertible fact that our island home has perennially and continues to stifle an... Read more of this article

Column: Letter To Speaker Of The House

Column: Letter To Speaker Of The House

[Opinion column written by Eron Hill] Hon. K. H. Randolph Horton, JP, MP, Speaker Mr. Speaker, In early June, for only the second time in many decades, the House of Assembly will be debating a motion of no confidence in the government. The difference on this occasion is that it will be the first time in our island’s history that the government does... Read more of this article

‘Che-Che’: Model, Footballer, Dancer, Equestrian

‘Che-Che’: Model, Footballer, Dancer, Equestrian

[Written by Eron Hill] Che’-Chulae’ Monet Dowling  is not your average 12-year-old. The young model, footballer, dancer, and equestrian has a work ethic second to none that has allowed her to succeed at anything that she sets her sights on. Her most recent accomplishment is the launch of her own website. There you can find her blog with a detailed... Read more of this article

Column: ‘Take Time Before Putting Hat In Ring’

Column: ‘Take Time Before Putting Hat In Ring’

[Opinion column written by Eron Hill] The political scene in Bermuda is in desperate need of refreshing change. Young people, you are the change that Bermuda needs. The dilemma is that whilst there is a great need for young people with innovative ideas, fresh energy, and a new vision, these young people must beware of rushing into front line politics. Having... Read more of this article

Jakai Franks To Showcase Designs In New York

Jakai Franks To Showcase Designs In New York

[Written by Eron Hill] For as long as he can remember, Jakai Franks has had a passion for fashion. I recently had the opportunity to sit down and speak with this budding Bermudian executive and entrepreneur and there are definitely some things that we all can learn from him. Only recently entering the designing business this past year, he has taken... Read more of this article

Generation Next Youth Voters Registration Drive

Generation Next Youth Voters Registration Drive

[Written by Eron Hill] Marcus Mosiah Garvey once said “A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” It is incumbent upon us as young people to look back at the struggles that our ancestors endured. We must acknowledge those who have paved the way for us to follow, and laid the foundation... Read more of this article

Column: Youth Of Today, Leaders Of Tomorrow

Column: Youth Of Today, Leaders Of Tomorrow

[Written by Eron Hill] Young people; you are the youth of today, but the leaders of tomorrow. You are Generation Next! We must be able to begin a new era of excellence, strength, and ability to march forth and provide our country and her people what they truly deserve, a better Bermuda for all. I’ve canvassed the thoughts and opinions of various... Read more of this article

Column: “Should Be Given The Right To Marry”

Column: “Should Be Given The Right To Marry”

[Opinion column written by Eron Hill] In recent months the issue of same sex marriage has been a topic that has caused a great deal of debate in our island home. While I personally believe in the union between a man and a woman, I don’t support discrimination in any shape, form, or fashion. We are all human and equal on this basis, therefore not... Read more of this article

Column: Young People, Your Voice Matters

Column: Young People, Your Voice Matters

[Opinion column written by Eron Hill] “Sheriff John Brown always hated me, For what, I don’t know, Every time I plant a seed, He said kill it before it grow, He said kill them before they grow.” - Bob Marley Bermuda has a gold mine of young people full of talent, potential, and intellectual brilliance. We must involve these young people;... Read more of this article

Column: Julian Hall – Politician, Lawyer, Legend

Column: Julian Hall – Politician, Lawyer, Legend

[Opinion column written by Eron Hill] “The issue of disappointing anyone else must take a distant and inferior second place to the goal of pursuing your dreams and making your life choices as you think fit and with the minimum prospect of regret” – Julian Hall Those words said to his daughter have are words that we can all listen to and live... Read more of this article

Column: Benefits & Impact Of America’s Cup

Column: Benefits & Impact Of America’s Cup

[Opinion column written by Eron Hill] Julie Andrews once famously said “Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.” For us here in Bermuda, an enormous opportunity for the island is quite literally floating to us; yes by that I mean the Americas Cup. A... Read more of this article