WPA nominates Tabitha Sarabo-Halley to replace Roopnaraine as MP

stabroek news april 14, 2019 Tabitha Sarabo-Halley (Department of Public Information photo) As the Working People’s Alliance (WPA) yesterday called on Guyanese youth to firmly press for their inclusion in government and policy making processes, party sources confirmed that it has recommended that Tabitha Sarabo-Halley replace Dr. Rupert Roopnaraine as…

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Guyana Chronicle News

WPA identifies Roopnaraine’s replacement…awaiting confirmation from President

By Guyana Chronicle April 13, 2019    Tabitha Sarabo-Halley WITH Dr. Rupert Roopnaraine’s resignation from the Parliament, his party – the Working People’s Alliance (WPA) has identified a replacement but is awaiting confirmation from President David Granger. Dr. Roopnaraine, and former Public Service and Education Minister, tendered his resignation recently in…

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David Hinds' Media Comments, Stabroek

‘Integrity on the line’ David Hinds urges Irfaan Ali to come clean on academic qualifications

 stabroek news  April 8, 2019 Irfaan Ali PPP/C presidential candidate Irfaan Ali should urgently address concerns about the authenticity of his academic qualifications since his integrity is on the line,  Working People’s Alliance (WPA) executive Dr David Hinds says. The political analyst and Professor of Politics at Arizona State University explained…

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KNEWS-Freddie Kissoon

What this very prominent citizen told me

 Apr 10, 2019  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon One of the most nationally known citizens in this country said a thing to me that, days after, caused me to think of how destructive party politics is to poor, underdeveloped Guyana. This individual is well respected in Guyana and, in my estimation, has…

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KNEWS-Freddie Kissoon

The teratology of politics in Guyana

 Feb 11, 2019  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon There is no other country like Guyana. Its silent, scared majority, idiotic ubiquity, funny sides, unwanted tragedies, cries of anguish, shambolic governance, lawless lives, illogical thinking and clownish acts have few parallels around the globe. You encounter some crazy stuff here and you shake…

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David Hinds' Media Comments, Demerara Waves

Education, ethnic impact statements can address race, ethnicity and wealth gaps

Posted by: Denis Chabrol in Culture, Economy, Education, News, Politics, Race & Class February 10, 2019 Two US-based political science professors have strongly recommended education and ethnic impact assessments to close wealth gaps among Guyana’s races, and constitutional reform to help Guyana resolve decades-old politically charged differences. However, former President Donald Ramotar of the People’s Progressive Party said Guyana…

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Kaieteur News

The ethnic security dilemmas and power sharing

By Tarron Khemraj stabroek news feb 10, 2019 By now everyone is aware the Chief Justice ruled that the no-confidence vote stands. This means, according to the constitution, the Cabinet must resign and enable elections to be held in ninety days. However, President Granger made it clear at Vreed-en-Hoop that he will…

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