Prof. Machel’s latest contribution to Barbados Free Press addresses the fear that Bajans have about speaking out. Here is a quote, to which I added my own hyperlinks:

“I met several individuals who were afraid to speak out for fear of loosing their jobs, bodily harm, or having their houses burnt down, if they ever went public with what they know.”

Prof. Machel’s letter brings back several things to mind. Here are some: