Author: Dr. Kumar Mahabir

Dr. Kumar Mahabir is an anthropologist who has published 11 books.
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Prime Minister Rowley can’t count Indians

Prime Minister Rowley can’t count Indians

A few days ago, Prime Minster Dr Keith Rowley lashed out at mainly Indo-Trinidadian...

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Naipaul’s multi-racial school friends in Trinidad

Naipaul’s multi-racial school friends in Trinidad

V.S. Naipaul wrote: “I never ceased to feel a stranger. I saw people of other groups...

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Racial imbalance in the police service:  Defending attorney Israel Khan

Racial imbalance in the police service: Defending attorney...

I wish to take issue with the editorial in the Trinidad and Tobago Express dated...

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That offensive curry advertisement

That offensive curry advertisement

The Omega 3-6-9 Complex advertisement on the nation’s highways - and now on TV -...

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Due process not followed in UTT firings

Due process not followed in UTT firings

Due process was not followed by the University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) in dismissing...

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Due process not followed in UTT firings  [Part 2 of 4]

Due process not followed in UTT firings [Part 2 of 4]

Due process was not followed by the University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) in dismissing...

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 Due process not followed in university firings

Due process not followed in university firings

Due process was not followed by the University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) in dismissing...

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Personal letters between relatives in India & Trinidad during indentureship

Personal letters between relatives in India & Trinidad...

The theme of this year’s edition of an Indian Arrival Day magazine is “Personal...

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Is the Bocas Literary Festival biased?

Is the Bocas Literary Festival biased?

It seems that the city of Port of Spain has a no-entry sign for Indo-Trinidadian...

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Few Indians joined Black Power in 1970

Few Indians joined Black Power in 1970

Saturday April 21st marks the 48th anniversary of the declaration of the State of...

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Diversify the economy with marijuana cultivation

Diversify the economy with marijuana cultivation

A few days ago, Independent Senator Dr Dhanayshar Mahabir called for a debate in...

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icon Obesity, Diabetes and Ethnicity in Trinidad and Tobago By Anthropologist Dr Kumar Mahabir

Obesity, Diabetes and Ethnicity in Trinidad and Tobago...

More than any other ethnic group, Indo-Trinidadians (Inidans) consume more foods...

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Black Panthers and Indian actors in Trinidad

Black Panthers and Indian actors in Trinidad

There have been much energetic excitement by Africans in the Diaspora at the release...

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Prayer should pacify Hindustan volcano

Prayer should pacify Hindustan volcano

On Carnival Tuesday, the volcano in Hindustan in Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) began...

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The fake news media in Trinidad

The fake news media in Trinidad

It was political scientist Dr Kirk Meighoo who first mentioned the concept of fake...

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Is Chutney out of place in Carnival?

Is Chutney out of place in Carnival?

When people get angry, they tend to speak their mind. Their emotions explode in...

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