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Browsing the "Populism" Tag

So, is “Keep out. No trespassing!” better for you?

We are politically corrupt if we do not see the land as a community to which we belong. Respecting the land, clean air, and water is the future of humankind. [...]

December 21, 2017 RECENT, Slide

The Bahamas: Bonefishing power grab

Prescott Smith and a cohort, Minster Grey, have concocted a populist battle cry that has legs. The new governing of the flats is a pure power grab [...]

January 9, 2017 RECENT, Slide, The Bahamas

The Bahamas: Part 2- The battle for bonefish and the future of the Bahamas

Protectionism certainly isn’t new—but neither is it obviously effective. Protectionist legislation often proves the economic “law of unintended consequences” [...]

September 15, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, The Bahamas

Industry News: Bahamas – They are done listening to us

Certification of lodges should be done by the Bahamas Fly Fishing Industry Association . . . The legitimizing of the Fishing Guide Profession for Bahamian Citizens only - populist visions [...]

August 7, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

Opinion: The Failed Politics of Populism the Bahamas Wants to Follow

We strongly advise you to send a letter directly to the Minister urging reconsideration by seeking fact-based input from both outfitters, booking agents and Bahamians prior to signing any proposal [...]

June 25, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Opinion, Slide