is often in the name of cultural integrity as well as social
stability and national security that democratic reforms
based on human rights are resisted by authoritarian
governments." - Aung San Suu Kyi
With the passing of David Thompson, the Honorable Freundel Stuart has become the seventh Prime Minister of Barbados. The office of the prime minister has been occupied on eight different occasions by seven individuals.
Former Prime Minister Owen S. Arthur has repossessed the leadership of the Barbados Labour Party following his relinquishing the leadership to Mia Mottley after defeat at the polls against the Democratic Labour Party in the 2008 general elections in Barbados.
Turkish laborers who helped the nation rebuild from the ruins of World War II. Yet German politicians believed those laborers would eventually return home. Instead, many have stayed and their children's children are now starting families here