1. Policing Other People's Beliefs

    A young woman sits eating curried shrimp at her desk. This young lady had previously professed to being an Adventist. For those who are unaware, Adventists are forbidden by Adventist doctrine from eating shrimp and other shellfish. An older woman watching this young lady indulge in this deliciously forbidden meal…


  2. Religion Is A Problem

    In a recently publicised act of terror, a group of Muslim men killed anyone who was unable to recite verses from the Quran. From the 12th to the 19th century, members of Christianity were responsible for killing those who didn't share their beliefs through the horrible combination of church and…


  3. Embracing Diversity

    One trait that is so common to humans is our disdain of thoughts, actions, and ideas that run counter to our beliefs, and what we view as worthwhile. Some of us are obsessed with telling others that how they live their life is wrong. We even have people who say…

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  4. Surviving The Heat

    “Hard ears pickeney dead ah sun hot”. So goes a Jamaican idiom, whose purpose is to caution children to listen and pay heed to warnings. Some people never heard this saying quite enough as a child, or perhaps their ears were at fault, resulting in their entering adulthood never learning…

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  5. Banking on Service

    In an industry where everyone is selling the same product, competition has to be based on something besides tweaks to said product. In the banking industry, all banks sell the same two things: somewhere to keep your money, that is slightly safer than under your mattress; and loans of money…

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