Category Archives: Editorials

Chairman of the OAS observer mission to Dominica should have recused himself .

Hubert Ingraham and Francis Emmanuel? It has been brought to our news desk and is alleged that the Chairman of the OAS observer mission to Dominica was in Dominica earlier this year on a cruise and was driven around by one Francis Emmanuel and was entertained by Skerrit and the speaker of the house Alix […]


By A Concerned Caribbean Citizen On December 10th , 2019 the St Vincent and Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves took a stance against OAS General Secretary Luis Almagro . Ralph called Roosevelt Skerrit to congratulate him on his victory. There is also enough evidence that elections are repeatedly stolen in the Caribbean. It seems this good old boys […]


YOU CANNOT GET BY PRAYER WHAT YOU SHOULD GET BY CHARACTER & OBEDIENCE A man’s character is his fate. Heraclitus Thomas Jefferson, the third President of the United States (US), said: “Nothing can stop the man with the *right mental attitude* from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the *wrong […]


Press Release: Washington DC, December 10; 2019 Contact: Emanuel Finn Former U.S Senate Congressional fellow and Washington DC based Dominican, Dr. Emanuel Finn has called on Roosevelt Skerrit to step down immediately and is calling for new elections in six months due to the highly and blatantly disputed election results on December 6th. Dr. Finn’s […]


by Dermer Christmas December 8, 2019 We would have simply lost our moral fibre as a nation, if we stand by and allow this level of pervasive behavior by a leader to destroy the very fabric of our democracy. *This far reaching abuse of power must stop! *Inflicting poverty on a people and reducing … […]

Progress and the Moral Complicity of a People in Crime

By Special Correspondent to the Dominican Patriot News Online   It is our reasoned judgment that large segments of Dominica’s population have lost their moral compass. I state this after another theft of a nation election by vote rigging, bribery and the illegal purchase of voters by airlift and marine transport of voters win an election. […]


 The elections are over in Dominica and the  DLP   has won 18 out of 21 seats. There has always been concerns about stealing of elections as far back as 2009. There has  been cry for electoral reform for many years now. The people of Dominica rallied and pled so they could get their electoral  […]

Skerrit’s Pyrrhic Victory

(An oration on Dominica’s Election Night December 6 2019 delivered to a gathering of Dominican patriots in the cause of democracy) By A  DOMINICAN PATRIOT Pyrrhic victory (/ˈpɪrɪk/ PIRR-ik) is a victory that inflicts such a devastating toll on the victor that it is tantamount to defeat. Someone who wins a Pyrrhic victory has also taken […]

Dominica’s Election 2019 – Grand Theft, Fraud and a Failed State

By Special Correspondent to Dominica Patriot News On December 6, 2019 Dominica held general elections. The event was a carnival of bribery, fraud and vote rigging. The bought and paid for result yielded the ruling Dominica Labour Party a 18 – 3 “victory” over the Parliamentary Opposition United Workers Party – Team Dominica. This election […]

Did Duquesne University retract Skerrit’s Doctorate ?

Roosevelt Skerrit apparently states that he went to college in United States and completed his studies. I don’t think anyone has seen his certificate or his diploma or whatever he obtained. What we do know ,Roosevelt Skerrit purchased two honorary doctorates. It is alleged that he paid $60,000 for an honorary degree from Lovely University […]