Letter: Unaware that we are naked

Dear Sir:

My disgust with Trinidad and Tobago really knows no bounds. It’s not that I don’t love it; god knows I’m a patriot. Yet it’s a place divided within itself and to its detriment, a place where a right thinking and logical person finds it difficult to function.

When you listen to the government speak, in most cases it becomes visibly clear that they are as disconnected from the people and their reality as chalk is from cheese. The insensitivity of their words, the arrogance and callousness meted out to the general population is nothing short of contempt.

We as citizens are just numbers to them. So, 5,000 Petrotrin workers losing their jobs is no biggy. We will treat them well. Enhanced severance packages, early retirement, etc. Yeah right!

Don’t worry:…

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