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  • Fomba Sirleaf’s timidity offers historical insight into presidential family’s interference and manipulation of political system

    Fomba Sirleaf’s timidity offers historical insight into presidential family’s interference and manipulation of political system

    By Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh       President Sirleaf’s Monrovia City Court jails radio personality Henry Costa for engaging in a heated on-air verbal feud with her son Fomba Sirleaf, who is also the president’s National Security Director. A writ was later issued by Mr. Sirleaf to have Costa arrested. Talking about kangaroo justice in a government that […]

  • Blame Liberian progressives, not "coup makers" for declining political stature

    Blame Liberian progressives, not “coup makers” for declining political stature

    By Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh     I believe I am a fairly consistent progressive. I speak and write about progressive issues. I run one of the most politically significant and relevant Liberian websites (The Liberian Dialogue) in modern times since 2002, and I am a lifelong advocate of freedom, multiparty democracy and individual liberties in Liberia. […]

  • STATE OF THE PEOPLE  - Togba-Nah Tipoteh

    STATE OF THE PEOPLE – Togba-Nah Tipoteh

    By Togba-Nah Tipoteh         STATE OF THE PEOPLE AN ANNUAL MESSAGE BY TOGBA-NAH TIPOTEH FOUNDING LEADER OF MOJA PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE 2011 ELECTIONS **• MONROVIA, LIBERIA February 3, 2014 PEOPLE OF UBERIA AND FRIENDS OF UBERIA Let me thank the offlicers and membersof the Flamah Future Intellectual Discourse Center for making It possible to have this Annual […]

  • “Courage of their Conviction” Book Review

    “Courage of their Conviction” Book Review

    By Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh                                      “Courage of their Conviction” – Book Review I know a lot about Doodwicken Orphanage Mission; or I think I know something about the mission, because I was a student there in the early 1970s. I know the strict rules, the strict religious teachings and inconsistencies we had to live with each […]

  • Abolish February 11 Holiday

    Abolish February 11 Holiday

    By Arthur B. Dennis, MPA, MSW                   On January 26, 1957, the National Legislature enacted a law marking February 11 each year a National Holiday, to honor President Arthur Barclay and citizens who dislodged Major Mckay Cadell’s Monrovia invasion on February 11, 1909.                   Major Cadell event that gave birth to February 11 holiday It […]

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  • ULAA puts all of its eggs in one basket

    ULAA puts all of its eggs in one basket

    By Siahyonkron Nyanseor Last weekend was an interesting and rewarding one.  I attended an inspiring event organized by a group of serious-minded and patriotic Liberians who gathered to discuss events in their troubled nation. Isaac Settro, a young comrade hosted the meeting in Lawrenceville, Georgia on behalf of Prof. Alaric Tokpa, one of contemporary Liberia’s indefatigable […]

    April 16, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Supt. J. Milton Teahjay’s upbeat about Senatorial race, and hosting 2014 Independence Day celebration in Sinoe County

    Supt. J. Milton Teahjay’s upbeat about Senatorial race, and hosting 2014 Independence Day celebration in Sinoe County

    - Staff          Amid a tough and looming senatorial race, Sinoe County Superintendent J. Milton Teahjay is in high spirit as he prepares for a bruising senatorial campaign, and his county hosting of the annual national Independence Day celebration scheduled for July 26. Speaking to our reporter this morning in Monrovia, Mr. Teahjay said he is elated to […]

    April 13, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Moses Owen Browne, Jr appointed Global Youth Ambassador for Education

    Moses Owen Browne, Jr appointed Global Youth Ambassador for Education

     - Staff               Journalist Moses Owen Browne, Jr has been appointed Global Youth Ambassador for Education. Mr. Browne was among 500 young advocates selected around the world to champion the cause of ‘Global Education for All.’ Mr. Browne who officially accepted the position April 1. called attention to the 57 million children around the world who are currently being […]

    April 13, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

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  • Woewiyu breaks silence - Alarms at "extravangant salaries"

    Woewiyu breaks silence – Alarms at “extravangant salaries”

    - Analyst               Jucontee Thomas Woewiyu has broken silence after a long time of quietude on the political landscape of Liberia, alarming at what he called extravagant salaries of public officials which has led to the poor performance of the economy. Warning the government is looking for trouble if it continues to pay extravagant salaries to […]

    April 7, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • History is being repeated in Liberia: Fomba Sirleaf's following in the footsteps of Chuckie Taylor

    History is being repeated in Liberia: Fomba Sirleaf’s following in the footsteps of Chuckie Taylor

    By Siahyonkron Nyanseor           According to a FrontPageAfrica online article pulished March 21, 2014, plain clothes officers from the National Security Agency (NSA) headed by Fomba Sirleaf, son of President Sirleaf showed up at Hott FM 107.9 radio host Henry Costa’s office on Ashmun Street to issue him a Writ of Arrest on charges of “Terroristic […]

    March 26, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Progressivism in Liberia, abandoned not declining

    Progressivism in Liberia, abandoned not declining

    By Patrick Nimely-Sie Tuon In order to accurately describe the state of affairs of progressivism in Liberia, one must still be part of it, whether as an individual advocating for progressive change, or part of an institution embracing and implementing progressive ideas. The activities of the Liberian progressive movement cannot or should not be measured based […]

    March 22, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • TV series manipulate addict viewers

    TV series manipulate addict viewers

    By Clemente Ferrer              According to a study of ” Neuromarketing Labs” for Fox and Vodafone, the usual viewing of ‘ Breaking Bad ‘, ‘ The Walking Dead , “” Game of Thrones “and” The Big Bang Theory ‘, among others, are addictive in the audience. The report studied the brain activity of 74 […]

    March 19, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post