The Psychological Impact of Post Hurricane Maria

Following a disaster, unlike the physical damage which is all too obvious, the psychological toll will have a more lasting effect on the individual; the mental health issues that transpires can become overwhelming if not addressed. Such as was recently experienced by many, throughout the Caribbean Islands from a strength (category 5) hurricane and its […]

Dominica Opposition Leader Denver Donors

Denver, Colorado, May 24th, 2018 – The Leader of the Parliamentary Opposition in the Commonwealth of Dominica, Hon. Lennox Linton is visiting disaster relief contributors here to thank them for assisting the 750 sq. km Caribbean nation following the devastating passage of Hurricane Maria last September. The category five storm, the worst in Caribbean history, […]

Natioanal bird of Dominica

11 Organizations Co-sign Letter To UNEP Regarding The Recent Transfer Of Extremely Rare Birds From Dominica To Germany

Mr. Erik Sohleim Excutive Director United Nations Environment Programme United Nations Avenue, Gigirl PO Box 30552, 00100 Nairobi, Kenya +254 (0)20 762 1234 [email protected] Dear Mr. Solheim, We the undersigned write today to address grave concerns regarding a recent transfer of extremely rare birds from the Commonwealth of Dominica to the Federal Republic of Germany […]

Sherry Tross

New St. Kitts & Nevis High Commissioner to Canada says Diaspora Engagement key priority

New St. Kitts and Nevis High Commissioner to Canada, Her Excellency Sherry Tross, has pledged to make engaging the diaspora one of her top priorities. High Commissioner Tross gave her commitment at the grand welcome reception held in her honour, and hosted by the High Commission and Consulate General of St. Kitts and Nevis.  She […]

TDN Contributor

The Time is Now

We’ve had a year of unprecedented massive action globally, as women press on for progress, for women’s rights, equality, and justice. On this March 8th, 2018, International Women’s Day, this year’s theme, “Time is Now: Rural and Urban Activists Transforming Women’s Lives”, is the perfect opportunity to highlight the work of so many Dominicans and […]

DHA

Dominica Houston Association Sends Medical Supplies, Tarps to Dominica Valued at 100k

DOMINICA HOUSTON ASSOCIATION SENDS 20FT CONTAINER OF MEDICAL SUPPLIES AND TARPS TO DOMINICA, VALUED OVER $100K. CONTAINER ARRIVED IN DOMINICA JANUARY 25, 2018 – PRESENTED TO THE PRINCESS MARGARET HOSPITAL ON JANUARY 30, 2018 DURING ITS MEDICAL VOLUNTEER FUNCTION. Since its inception 21 years ago, Dominica Houston association (DHA) (non-profit 501 (C) (3) organization), has […]

8 time Dominica calypso monarch

Dice told his services “are no longer required” for 2018 Carnival Street Festival by Dominica Festivals Commission (DFC).

Eight-time Calypso Monarch Dennison “Dice” Joseph did not perform at The Carnival Street Festival Friday due to a last minute decision by the Dominica Festivals Committee (DFC). Dice shared a copy of a letter he received from the DFC, on social media, just hours before the event was scheduled, which stated he was no longer […]

Dominica Carnival

Carnival – What concerns me

Dear Editor, Carnival is an important part of our society and I for one LOVE the Celebration- I find it quite liberating – what concerns me is when organizers of carnival attempts to transform the celebration and carnival become corrupt in its meaning. We Dominicans need to think long and hard as to what we […]

Alex Bruno

The post-hurricane Maria Political Opposition Blue-print: How to combat the politics of mendicancy in a system headed by a regime which is poised to further leverage its entrenched advantage.

About the author Alex Bruno earned a bachelor degree (BA) in Philosophy with a minor in theatre and a master degree (MA) in Political Science from Florida Atlantic University (FAU). Mr. Bruno graduated with an initiation into the Eta Delta Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Political Science Honorary Society (FAU CHAPTER) on December […]