Thursday, February 29, 2024

Pros and cons to Bizzy claim

Date:

Share post:

IN YESTERDAY’S WEEKEND NATION prominent businessman Ralph “Bizzy” Williams said he felt slighted and crushed by a video shown at Wednesday’s 50th anniversary Independence launch.

He was peeved at what he saw as an absence of the contribution of white Barbadians to the country’s growth and stability before and since Independence.

The story has been a talking point on the airwaves and social media. Here are a few comments from our online readers:

Wayne Webster: Bizzy has a point, even though we know what was meant.

Olutoye Walrond: He’s making a valid point, I think.

Daniela Gomez: When will these people get it in their heads that Blacks are the majority on the island . . .

Tony Excell: I don’t understand what the problem is. Barbados is primarily a black country, surely that is something worthy of celebration.

Please read the full story in today’s Saturday Sun, or in the eNATION edition.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

Police investigating stabbing death

One man is dead and another assisting police with investigations after a stabbing incident at Goose Bar located...

Barbados’ caution

Barbados is on board with the effort to integrate environmental and trade policies, but Government is wary about...

BWA repairing burst main at Baltic, St Peter

Update: Crews from the Barbados Water Authority have completed emergency repairs on mains at President Kennedy Drive, St Michael,...

Welfare offers landlords three months’ rent upfront

The People Empowerment and Elder Affairs will pay three months’ upfront in an attempt to facilitate landlords renting...