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January 8, 2020

Ralph Ramkarran, Stabroek News

Campaign Finance Reform

By Ralph Ramkarran January 5, 2020  The financing of political campaigns without accountability can lead to corruption and it often does. This is the reason why there are campaign finance laws. In many countries, these laws are extensive and are enforced. Several election cycles ago in Guyana the issue of the…

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KNEWS-Freddie Kissoon

The African-Guyanese woman many Indians wrongly dislike

 Jan 08, 2020  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon Yesterday, I was in an early morning telephonic conversation with David Hinds when I alerted him to a beautiful, incisive, insightful, reflecting, contemplative expression of thought by Professor Kean Gibson in the form of a letter in another newspaper yesterday. Just a brief digression;…

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Henry Jeffrey, Stabroek News

A dark and slippery place

By Henry Jeffrey stabroek news  January 8, 2020 During one of his parliamentary budget presentations, then minister responsible for local government, Harripersaud Nokta, gave a list of what the PPP/C intended to accomplish in the sector over the coming year. A shout came from the opposition side: ‘what is your vision for the…

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David Hinds' Media Comments, Guyana Chronicle News

PPP lacks vision – Dr. Hinds says party has run out of ideas – Resort to old issue such as Amaila Falls project a show of desperation

By Svetlana Marshall – guyana chronicle January 7, 2020    Political Scientist, Dr. David Hinds – Dr. Hinds says party has run out of ideas – Resort to old issue such as Amaila Falls project a show of desperation By Svetlana Marshall VISIONLESS was the word used by Political Scientist, Dr. David…

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David Hinds' Media Comments, Guyana Chronicle News

‘Don’t buy pig in bag’– Dr. Hinds urges rejection of Jagdeo-Ali combination …accuses PPP of political dishonesty with ‘front presidential candidate’

By Svetlana Marshall – guyana chronicle  January 8, 2020    Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo, and PPP/C’s Presidential Candidate, Irfaan Ali – Dr. Hinds urges rejection of Jagdeo-Ali combination …accuses PPP of political dishonesty with ‘front presidential candidate’ By Svetlana Marshall NOTING that Bharrat Jagdeo is the ‘real presidential candidate’ for the PPP, Political…

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