Category : Editorial

Opinion / Editorial - 3 weeks ago

Media Owners’ silence on TV ban is deafening

A week has passed since the Government& switched off Kenya’s biggest television& stations Royal Media Services’ Citizen TV, the Nation Media Group’s NTV and the& Standard Media Group’s KTN. The High Court ordered the Governm...

Opinion / Editorial - 1 month ago

Let this Christmas be a time of reflection

About 153 years ago, Phillips Brooks, an Episcopal priest and rector of the Boston Trinity Church wrote the timeless 'O Little Town of Bethlehem'. Whether you believe that a Son was born in a manger in the town of Bethlehem or not, you sure do apprec...

Opinion / Editorial - 2 months ago

Let’s leave petty politics in 2017

A gnat flew over the meadow with much buzzing for so small a creature and settled on the tip of one of the horns of a bull. After he had rested a short time, he made ready to fly away. But before he left he begged the Bull’s pardon for having...

Opinion / Editorial - 3 months ago

'Resist' Raila’s pro-anarchy antics

NASA's political and "resistance" tactics recall the typical characteristics of anti-democratic ideologues who exploit democratic processes to achieve the very opposite of what these are for. In this instance, Raila Odinga and company are using the c...

Opinion / Editorial - 3 months ago

Raila’s boycott is a simple shake-down. Fullstop.

The essential thing to remember about Raila Odinga's proposed boycott is that it is a shakedown: an attempt to make money by threatening legitimate businesses with political action. The effects, whether the boycott succeeds or not, will be profoundly...

Opinion / Editorial - 3 months ago

Chicanery is no way to gain power in a democracy

NASA's great talent is linguistic trickery. Using language in almost complete contradiction of the actions it puts in motion; they recall, if in milder form, the Trotskyist traditions of moralistic propaganda followed by bloody acts. Thus demonstrati...

Opinion / Editorial - 3 months ago

Insulate the economy from politics

I propose we insulate the economy from politics, and especially the so-called NASA resistance wing. In football, a team is fined for its supporters' violent behaviour. Raila Odinga is a football fan, so he would understand if political parties paid a...

Opinion / Editorial - 3 months ago

Raila goes to Washington

NASA Raila Odinga went to Washington Washington DC, hoping to make his usual case that Kenya is in a political crisis that deserves the intervention of the world’s most powerful democracy. Bad timing, wrong messenger. There is no one in town...

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