WHAT DOES REPUBLIC DAY MEAN?
This image is no longer something that is important in the minds of Trinbagonians.
And August 31st 1962, August 1st, September 24th, 1976 are dates that citizens of Trinidad and Tobago all know about.
But do we really know and understand what being a republic entails? Or, is it all confused with independence.
Is distinguishing between the two even important?
Thirty-seven years after becoming a republic, some believe we have fallen short in some areas.
Here's what the Head of State, a couple analysts and some young ones have to say about Republic Day.
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