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January 14th, 2018
Counselling can be beneficial to everyone, says Dr Cindy M. George

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In the wake of the two monster hurricanes that rocked the Virgin Islands in September 2017, the general consensus is that people have changed, some for the better and some for the worse. Recently on the radio talk show, Honestly Speaking, hosted by Mr Claude O. Skelton-Cline and aired on Tuesday January 9, 2018, professional therapists Dr June M. Samuel and Dr Cindy M. George explained why.

January 10th, 2018
$$$ needed but not at expense of constitutional rights- Claude O. Skelton-Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The United Kingdom (UK) has stipulated the establishment of an Independent Recovery Agency Board that is to coordinate the spending of funds for the recovery efforts for the Virgin Islands (VI).

January 3rd, 2018
'Abstinence is for sexual activity'- Skelton-Cline to Backbenchers

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The recent decision by Junior Minister for Trade and Investment Promotions, Hon Marlon A. Penn (R8) and Sixth District Representative Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines to abstain on the vote for the House of Assembly (HoA) to give approval to borrow monies from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) is not sitting well with social commentator Mr Claude O. Skelton-Cline.

December 18th, 2017
Claude O. Skelton-Cline to organise free insurance adjustors public meeting

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Part of the criticism of the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) of Premier and Minister of Finance Dr The Hon D. Orlando Smith (AL) is that immediately after hurricanes Irma and Maria they abandoned the people. Some international media went further, claiming the government collapsed.

December 6th, 2017
‘We are not running for office in this hour’- Claude O. Skelton-Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “What we do, what we say here on Honestly Speaking comes from a principled place… It’s what we believe is in the public good.”

November 29th, 2017
‘Ban all scooters in VI’- Claude O. Skelton-Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In light of the recent shootings and the numerous previous incidents involving scooters and their riders, radio personality Mr Claude O. Skelton-Cline is calling on government to ban the use of scooters in the Virgin Islands (VI).

November 22nd, 2017
‘Don’t lose sense of pride, restore HoA right away’- Claude O. Skelton-Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While the Territory is “back on its feet and open for business,” according to Premier and Minister of Finance Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL), the Virgin Islands symbol of strength and pride- the House of Assembly building- remains damaged well over two months since the passage of the monster hurricane, Irma on September 6, 2017.

November 9th, 2017
‘There is a great injustice being done by insurance companies’- Skelton-Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Having insurance resulted in many persons breathing a sigh of relief following the destruction of Hurricane Irma on September 6, 2017; however, for many that relief has switched to frustration after visiting their various insurance providers.

October 30th, 2017
'Leadership will have to take a pay cut too' - Hon Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- It may not make much of a "dent" on Government expenditure but Leader of the Opposition Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) believes if there is any move to cut civil servants pay, Cabinet Ministers should take a pay cut too.

October 13th, 2017
‘Hurricane Irma was judgement for the VI’- Claude O. Skelton-Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The churches in the Virgin Islands have come in for criticism from man of the cloth and former General Manager of the BVI Ports Authority (BVIPA) Mr Claude O. Skelton-Cline, who also said Hurricane Irma was judgement for the Territory.

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