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Scorning the “other”

 ravi dev Guyana Times June 3, 2018   I wonder why so many are now expressing outrage at the grotesque treatment meted out to that innocent Amerindian boy, who dared to presume, when asked to show up in his people’s traditional costume, it was meant literally. What the administrators meant, of…

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Independence silencings

guyana times May 27, 2018 by ravi dev I thought it interesting that one of the persons President Granger decided to honour was Dr Alvin Thompson; who, along with himself and Dr Winston McGowan, edited the massive ‘Themes in African-Guyanese History’ in 2009. Like Granger, Prof Thompson specialises in the…

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Jagan and WI Pan Africanism 

guyana times April 29, 2018 We noted CLR James saw Cheddi Jagan’s vacillation, in 1958, and refusal to clearly state his personal position – as the leader of the PPP — on the WI Federation as trying to have it both ways: maintaining the support of his mainly Indian base while…

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David Hinds' Media Comments, Guyana Times

Coalition Govt not practising transformative politics…being managed sadly as single-party unit – David Hinds …admits ethnic cohesion is heart of social cohesion

December 30, 2017 guyana times By Michael Younge The ruling People’s National Congress (PNC)-led A Partnership for National Unity and Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) coalition Government is not practising transformative politics and is being managed as a single party as opposed to a multi-party structure in which life is given…

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