Category: Columns

Would “Daaga” be removed from UWI?

Would “Daaga” be removed from UWI?

The campaign to remove the name of Alfred Milner from a students’ residence hall...

Why we should talk about race

Why we should talk about race

Even academics like me who often view certain topics through the lens of race sometimes...

Why men rebel

Why men rebel

A couple of years after the 1992 elections, I, along with Eusi Kwayana and several...

PPP Should Give Civic Autonomy to improve Electoral Chances

PPP Should Give Civic Autonomy to improve Electoral Chances

Social commentator, Sean Ori, has advised that PPP/C "to regroup and rethink its...

Genetically Modified Indo-Trinis

Genetically Modified Indo-Trinis

T&T economy is adrift. Hopelessness is lurking all around. This desperation is manifesting...

Calling Police to Guyana Parliament was Unjustified

Calling Police to Guyana Parliament was Unjustified

Calling for police to resolve a political issue in parliament was uncalled for....

When will there be peace in Christmas?

When will there be peace in Christmas?

Some 2,000 years ago, Jesus Christ came on earth and presented a spiritual manifesto...

Kali: A foundation stone of NY Indian-Caribbean community passes on

Kali: A foundation stone of NY Indian-Caribbean community...

I was in New York over the past two weeks during which one of the foundation stones...

Why Anti-Gang Legislation Will Fail

Why Anti-Gang Legislation Will Fail

The passage of anti-gang legislations will not solve the crime in our country. The...

OF PATRIOTS AND TRAITORS: THE BALCK CLAIM TO A SUPERIOR NATIONALISM

OF PATRIOTS AND TRAITORS: THE BALCK CLAIM TO A SUPERIOR...

The accusation of the former Kamla Persad-Bissessar administration (210-2015) of...

Of Patriots and Traitors The Black Creole Claim to a Superior Nationalism

Of Patriots and Traitors The Black Creole Claim to a Superior...

The issue of Trinidad being an “ISIS NEST” came about during the 2018 Budget debate...

Burnham’s Legacy

Burnham’s Legacy

President David Granger has vowed to continue the legacy of Forbes Burnham, the...

Questions for Professor Hilary Beckles

Questions for Professor Hilary Beckles

Shabaka Kambon is walking around with a brush ready to paint the entire country...

OF PATRIOTS AND TRAITORS : THE BLACK CREOLE CLAIM TO A SUPERIOR NATIONALISM

OF PATRIOTS AND TRAITORS : THE BLACK CREOLE CLAIM TO A...

A the conclusion of the Budget 2018 debate, when the motion was put to the members...

Agonism; not antagonism, in Federalism

Agonism; not antagonism, in Federalism

While I have condemned the politics of entitlement unleashed in Guyana, I have always...

Descendants of Indian Immigrants: A Case for Reparatory Justice!

Descendants of Indian Immigrants: A Case for Reparatory...

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the abolition of recruitment in the...