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A holiday is granted every year on August 1st in observance of Emancipation Day. This year local activist Aaron Alexander shared his thoughts on how and why changes should be made to underscore the holiday's significance in Saint Lucia.
Meanwhile, Saint Lucians remember former Education minister & Leader of the opposition Arsene James; Prime Minister Allen Chastanet gives an update on Grynberg and current Education Minister Dr. Gale Rigobert says school rehabilitation is off to a late start. Find these stories and more below! 

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