Category: Opinions

Police Shake Downs of Indians & Others in Guyana

Police Shake Downs of Indians & Others in Guyana

Police shakedowns (demand for a bribe for an alleged moving violation) of motorists...

Indians & Emergence of the concept of Guyanese Diaspora

Indians & Emergence of the concept of Guyanese Diaspora

The University of Guyana and the government of Guyana hosted a diaspora engagement...

Guyana Constitution Restricts Diaspora from elective office

Guyana Constitution Restricts Diaspora from elective office...

The Guyana government is hosting a diaspora engagement conference in Guyana. The...

CXC syllabi in History and Literature exclude Indians

CXC syllabi in History and Literature exclude Indians

Saraswati Vidya Niketan wishes to congratulate Dr Kumar Mahabir of Trinidad for...

Call for Reparations for Descendants of Victims of indenture

Call for Reparations for Descendants of Victims of indenture...

Slavery and indentureship were among the most heinous and inhumane crimes -- human...

PPP treated its Supporters with Contempt

PPP treated its Supporters with Contempt

A handful of overseas based (primarily Indo) Guyanese (and a few Indo Trinis) assisted...

Immigration Bill will hurt Caribbean Illegals in US

Immigration Bill will hurt Caribbean Illegals in US

A new bill recently passed by the Republican-dominated US House of Representatives,...

Who will commit to fight for Free and Fair Elections

Who will commit to fight for Free and Fair Elections

During the period (1966-92) of the PNC ethnic dictatorship, a handful of Guyanese...

Minister Ramjattan blamed spending on Sugar Industry for Prison Riot in Guyana

Minister Ramjattan blamed spending on Sugar Industry for...

Prisoners rioted and burnt down the main prison in Guyana in July 8. Public Security...

Prof Beckles Claim of 100th Anniversary celebrations Unfounded

Prof Beckles Claim of 100th Anniversary celebrations Unfounded

University of West Indies Vice Chancellor Sir Hilary Beckles comments in July that...

Sugar Workers can turn around Industry

Sugar Workers can turn around Industry

In country after country, sugar production in the hands of private cane farmers...

Why Indo-Guyanese not attending UG Diaspora Engagement Conference

Why Indo-Guyanese not attending UG Diaspora Engagement...

Indo-Guyanese in the diaspora are urging a boycott of the conference on engaging...

AFTER SLAVERY : The Facts ( A Trinidad perspective)

AFTER SLAVERY : The Facts ( A Trinidad perspective)

In 1834, slavery ended, fast forward a 183 years to present time, 2017.  That is...

90 non-Afro-Guyanese professionals eligible for appointment as permanent secretaries

90 non-Afro-Guyanese professionals eligible for appointment...

Many people asked me why I did not respond to Minister Harmon promptly. I shall...

DESTROYING Guyana Sugar Company IS ALL ABOUT BREAKING THE PPP POLITICAL BASE

DESTROYING Guyana Sugar Company IS ALL ABOUT BREAKING THE...

The PNC's shutting down of Guyana sugar industry is more centered around destroying...

Debe Flood Victims Abandoned by Government

Debe Flood Victims Abandoned by Government

Are the people of Debe citizens of Trinidad and Tobago? If they are, then, how does...