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Tuesday, August 30

Under Scrutiny: Racially wounded!

The Barbados Advocate "My eyes and ears were glued to the live telecast on CBC television at the time Gline Clarke, the Opposition Member of Parliament (MP) and representative for St. George North, made the above comments, and I couldn’t believe what I had heard. Straight away I felt it was a technological glitch, because I was convinced that no right-thinking MP in 2011 – so I thought – would ever make a speech with racial connotations on the floor of the House. But not all MPs are right-thinking, as the YouTube link of the speech a white Barbadian friend of mine sent to me confirmed. "