State Of Our Nation

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Journalist Colville Mounsey discusses the issues of the day with a special guest each week.

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Latest Episodes…

  1. State Of Our Nation Episode 5: Cost of Living

    Barbados has long been recognised as being one of the most expensive places to live. Fuel prices here are also among the highest in the region. In episode 5 of the State Of Our Nation podcast, social media influencer Olujimi Clarke, joins journalist Colville Mounsey. They will be talking about the high ...


  2. State Of Our Nation Episode 4: Political Landscape

    Senior lecturer at the University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus, Dr Kristina Hinds, joins journalist Colville Mounsey for the next episode of State Of Our Nation. They discuss Barbados’ two-party political system, the leadership battle within the Democratic Labour Party and also assess the current administration’s stewardship of the ...


  3. State Of Our Nation Episode 3: Tourism Reboot

    Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Barbados Association of Medical Practitioners (BAMP) has been a watchdog, monitoring Government's management of the illness. It has been a delicate dance of enforcing the public health protocols, while allowing economic activity to continue – balancing lives and livelihoods. In this episode of State Of ...


  4. Episode 2: Crime

    Journalist Colville Mounsey and former head of Crime Stoppers Barbados, Oral Reid, discuss crime in Barbados, the causes, the failed solutions, attitudes to working with the police, community policing and more in Episode 2 on State Of Our Nation. ...


  5. Episode 1: The Economy

    Economist Jeremy Stephen is the first guest on the newest podcast from The Nation Barbados, State Of Our Nation. He joins journalist Colville Mounsey to talk about the Barbados economy, debt, borrowing, the COVID-19 pandemic and vaccines and the high cost of living. ...