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Letter: MP Harry Gill response to Jerrick Rutherford and Minister Anna Ally

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In his 1993 Budget speech, the Senior Minister of Finance, the Hon Asgar Ally described the hopelessness that the PPP inherited from the PNC after the 1992 general election, “The task we have inherited can be compared with that of a man who is required to climb a mountain with ...

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Letter: Setting the record straight

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It has become necessary to underscore the fact that a new trend seems to be developing, whereby persons wishing to etch their names in the public psyche latch onto a prominent individual in society, which, more often than not these days, is former president and current Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo ...

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Letter: Sugar Made Us Free

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Sugar cultivation was first introduced in Guyana around 1630’s when the Dutch ruled. By the second half of the 17th century it had rapidly expanded and over three and a half centuries, sugar played an important if not the most important role in our country’s economy. Overtime it became the ...

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Letter: Skeldon workers incensed by GuySuCo’s arrogance and haughtiness

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For the third consecutive day, cane cutters of Skeldon Estate took strike action as they protested the haughty and arrogant attitude of the Guyana Sugar Corporation Inc (GuySuCo).

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GECOM: DAMAGING GUYANA’S DEMOCRACY, INTEGRITY TEST NEEDED

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One of the most important institutions in our country is the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM). It has a great responsibility to not only hold free and fair elections, but it must also appear to be fair in the conduct of its business. In this regard it is one of the ...

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Lies of the Government exposed

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Members of a government in any society who blatantly practice the art of sophistry, where truth becomes collateral damage to expediency will always precipitate pre-conditions to eventual national catastrophe.

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Letter: Lest we forget the Development Sabotage

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It seems like many moons ago that Guyana had its first minority government, as such is the intensity of living in Guyana over the past two and a half years.

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Letter: The Intellectually Barren Arguments of GHK Lall and Eric Phillips

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Permit me space in your column to voice my discontent with the intellectually barren and frankly dishonest arguments which continue to be peddled by the likes of GHK Lall and Eric Phillips in the public spaces.

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Letter: Ramjattan cannot handle and is consumed with Jagdeo’s success

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I am very much unsurprised at the recent desperate tirades by Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan, as he made another futile attempt to personally attack the good name and character of the General Secretary of the People’s Progressive Party and Leader of the Opposition, Cde. Bharrat Jagdeo.

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Letter: Sugar workers actions clearly indicate their opposition to closure and sell out plans

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The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) finds it incumbent to respond to Mr Gobin Harbhajan’s letter titled “Not doom and gloom for sugar workers” which appeared in the September 16, 2017 edition of the Guyana Chronicle. Mr Harbhajan seemed very upset by the GAWU-organised march and public meeting ...

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