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November 13, 2017

David Hinds Blog, David Hinds' Media Comments

Dr. David Hinds to deliver 12th Patrick Emmanuel Lecture at University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus, Barbados

Dr. David Hinds to deliver 12th Patrick K  Emmanuel Lecture at University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus, Barbados     More than half a century after the first Anglophone Caribbean countries gained their formal independence, the debate over the content and direction of the region’s independence project is…

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KNEWS-Freddie Kissoon

Ramon Gaskin may get three votes

 Nov 13, 2017  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon I read that Ramon Gaskin has announced that he is thinking of forming a political party for the 2020 elections. Speaking at a forum at the National Library, he told his tiny-sized audience; “We are tending in that direction to launch this new thing…

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Ralph Ramkarran, Stabroek

The Socialist Revolution

By Ralph Ramkarran stabroek news november 12, 2017 The Russian Revolution, referred to as the ‘Great October Socialist Revolution,’ took place one hundred years ago on November 7 (October 25 on the calendar in force in Russia at the time). Although the revolution was inspired by noble ideas and ideals, mainly the…

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Clive Thomas, Stabroek

Decision Rule 3: Pending the on-going “desk study”, natural gas should remain Guyana’s preferred major downstream value added investment

By Dr Clive Thomas stabroek news november 12, 2017 ShareTweetPrintEmail Decision Rule 3 Last week’s column continued the exploration of Guyana’s natural gas prospects, both “associated with/and not associated with” its recent substantial petroleum finds. That discussion has placed me in a position where I can now confidently proffer a third decision…

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Guyanese icon Eddy Grant immortalizes Plaisance

By Al Creighton stabroek news November 12, 2017 Eddy Grant It was recently announced that Guyanese-British singer, songwriter, musician and producer Eddy Grant has released a new album titled ‘Plaisance’. It has been all of 11 years since he released a new record. When you come to think of it, most of…

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