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Barbados elected its first female prime minister as the opposition inflicted a crushing defeat on the ruling Democratic Labour Party (DLP), winning all the seats in the Caribbean island’s parliament, election results showed Friday.
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May 24, 2018
Polling stations across the island opened at 6 this morning and residents are out in their numbers to cast their ballots.
From 5:30 in the morning, scores of Barbadians lined up outside the Barbados Community College to cast their ballot early. 166 more words
Barbados elections have not featured a nationally televised debate – between party leaders or otherwise – for the country’s last several elections.
This piece imagines what a 2018 Leader debate would look like, told from the perspective of the show’s producer… 687 more words
Politics in Barbados is a fete.
Politicians, their parties & bases are the performers.
And you – the voting public – are the fete patrons. 1,025 more words