Why Recruitment, Drugging of Child Soldiers, and Trade in Narcotics are...

Why recruitment, drugging of child soldiers, and trade in narcotics are human rights issues By Gabriel Wea Coleman (Freelance journalist) To understand why the trade in...

Remembering President Jawara

By Dr. Amos C. Sawyer Sadness fell upon me late August when I heard of the death of Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara, former President of...

TRC Reflections Ten Years Later: Is Reconciliation without Justice Possible?

Unending accounts on the alleged atrocities committed by the self-styled General Noriega (Mark Guahn) By Gabriel Wea Coleman It has been ten years now since the...

TRC Reflections: Ten Years Later (Part III)

“The first step towards reconciliation is the truth”. - Kristen Cibelli Since its completion and presentation to the Government of Liberia in December 2009, the...

Johnny’s Town Murder Trial: Finally, Justice Is Done!

By National Institute for Public Opinion (NIPO) and Foundation for Community Initiatives (FCI) The Case Late last year, three young Liberian women in Johnny Town,...

The Plight of Liberia’s Children Classified as Zogos

Are We Really a Nation of Conscience? By Edmund Zar-Zar Bargblor It has been reported in Liberia, especially in Monrovia, youth in communities such as ghettos...

Speech for the 17th Commencement Convocation: United Methodist University, August 20,...

By AFL Chief of Staff, Major/General Prince Charles Johnson, III  (As delivered) INTRO: PROTOCOLS I’m honored to be selected amongst many persons to address this 17th commencement...

Liberia’s Returned Peace @ 16 Years

By Nat Bayjay Once referenced as a war-country, Liberia on August 18, 2019 observes and celebrates exactly 16 years since long-sought and hard-earned peace and...

TRC Reflections Ten Years Later: What is the Palaver Hut?

The TRC report, submitted to the Government of Liberia (GoL) in 2009 has of late generated huge public interest with focus placed mainly on...

Telia Urey’s Letter to NEC Chairman Jerome G. Korkoya on Montserrado...

Cllr. Jerome Korkoya Chairman National Elections Commission 9th Street Sinkor Monrovia, Liberia August 19, 2019 Dear Chairman Korkoya I write this letter of complaint to The Board of Commissioners regarding the...

Toward A Better Liberian Judiciary

By TQ Harris, Jr.  And then there's the Judiciary - the third leg of the mighty tripod that holds up our democracy! Weaknesses within the Legislative...

TRC Reflections Ten Years Later (Part 2)

TRC REFLECTIONS-10 YEARS LATER PART 2 By John H.T. Stewart, Commissioner, Former TRC of Liberia The response or reaction of the public to Part 1 of...

Honorary Doctorate: President Weah and Others Enticed and Deceived

By Kadiker Rex Dahn, MA, M.Ed., PhD Background In the Liberian academic culture, one of the things that I find quite disturbing is the conferring of...

TRC Reflections — Ten Years Later

By John H. T. Stewart/Commissioner, former TRC of Liberia It is now 10 years since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) submitted its edited final...

Dual Citizenship for Liberians: The Challenges, Advantages and Way Forward...

Keynote Address By: Hon. Emmanuel S. Wettee, Chairman, All Liberian Conference on Dual Citizenship, Delivered at the Liberian Association of Wisconsin, Celebrating Liberia's 172nd Independence...

Celebrating Africa’s Digital Potential on UN Youth Day

Africa’s young population could be its greatest asset in an age where many other regions in the world are aging as a result of...

The Power of the Media Ultimately Influences National Development

Keynote address by Simeon Freeman, delivered at the Press Union of Liberia Awards Ceremony on Friday, April 9, 2019.  (As Delivered) Salutations: Mr. President of the Press...

LRD Exchange Rate: No More Use of Cash, But A Liberian...

By J. Yanqui Zaza Liberia, from now on, will tweak the interest rate and improve Liberia’s exchange rate without using government money to buy back...

Impose Targeted Sanctions if Montserrado County’s By-Elections are Rigged

By Kadiker Rex Dahn, MA, M.Ed, PhD Background In 2023, Liberians will be going to the polls in a general election to elect representatives, senators and...

Pro-poor Working for the Poor or Killing the Poor? A Critical...

By Kadiker Rex Dahn, MA, M.Ed, PhD Background There has been confusion in the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) with respect to the direction President George...