Samuel Sakama Politics 

The nexus between education and crime – a look beyond Dr. Daniel E. Cassell’s alleged offending. 

By Samuel Sakama A HIGH intelligence quotient (IQ) or even an earned Ph.D. does not make one a ‘good person. Put bluntly, education does not necessarily make one a ‘good person. But research generally shows that having an education reduces one’s risk of committing a crime.  THERE is a causal link between educational attainment and crime. For example, the majority of prisoners across the US (the world’s biggest jailer) are functional illiterates; followed by those who attempted/completed secondary education, post-secondary education, graduate school, and then postgraduate. The same can be…

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daniel cassel /news public trust Public Policy 

New kid on the block: Daniel Cassell has presented no plans to develop Liberia, just talk…

  By Socrates S. Saywon, Sr.  Monrovia – Dr. Daniel E. Cassell, the political leader of a newly established political party, the “People’s Liberation Party” is capitalizing on Liberia’s fragile political environment as the 2023 general and presidential elections draw near. Cassell who had his political institution grand opening and dedication ceremony of the PLP on February 20, 2021, has stepped up his activities  with various groups, most notably by awarding scholarships and gifts to Liberians in a charm offensive for political gain, according news reports. One example, is such…

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