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Bermudians of the Year: The Hon. Premier David Burt

In 2019 The Bermudian celebrated 5 Bermudians of the Year, including The Hon. Premier David Burt. If media reports through the first half of 2016 were to be believed, the Progressive Labour Party was a rudderless boat with mutinous crew. Opposition leader Marc Bean had disappeared from the public eye due to illness, and the race to replace him had split the party. On one side: Team Lister. On the other: Team Burt. The struggle for leadership of the PLP…


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Our 2020 Health Hero: Dr. Carika Weldon

In anticipation of our Health + Wellness issue, we put out a call to the public asking the question “Who is our 2020 health hero?”. With over 1600 votes, the answer is clear: Biomedical researcher Dr. Carika Weldon is an…


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Eco Warriors: The Next Generation

Meet five of Bermuda’s young environmental activists dedicating themselves to protecting Bermuda’s natural environments while raising awareness, educating and sounding the alarm on climate change and the effects on Bermuda - and the planet. They are bold, bright and ready…


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The Way We Were Photo Series by Jayde Gibbons

"When you consider the long view, Bermuda has been in business for 500 years. Our legacy is a strong and vibrant one. Our people and many of our businesses are resilient and strong in character. I am confident that if…


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Remembering Activist Dr. Eva Hodgson

The Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports the Hon. Lovitta Foggo JP, MP expressed her “deep sadness” at the loss of Bermudian activist Dr. Eva Hodgson. “Dr. Hodgson was a person who consistently, unabashedly and unashamedly told the truth…

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6 Important Bermudian Civil Rights Leaders

Bermuda's history is marred by it's inclusion in the African Slave Trade and the subsequent inequality and segregation of black Bermudians and while we like to think the atrocities of our past are well, in the past, we can't forget…