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Sunday, July 21, 2019

Letter: Our democracy is under siege

Dear Editor, I was alerted to an article in the state owned Chronicle Newspaper captioned "Second Term" where the President of Guyana was quoted as...

LETTER: AFC has been caught with its political skirt down

Dear Editor, The AFC has been caught with its political skirt down and its slip is showing; and it is soiled. For two years they...

LETTER: Basil Williams is shameless, according to former President

Dear Editor, I have noticed the response of the Attorney General, Mr. Basil Williams in the Chronicle newspaper, to the piece I wrote in relation...

Letter: A 14% tax on education is surely not the path to take

The only hope for Guyana moving forward is an educated, motivated pool of youth who see Guyana as theirs.  This new tax does nothing...

Letter: M&CC’s responses to its electorate are unacceptable

Dear Editor, Mayor Chase-Green's most recent letter to the media is the last in a series of attempts to trivialize the genuine concerns of the...

Letter: Govt suicide prevention operating at the level of rhetoric

Dear Editor, While The Caribbean Voice awaits suicide figures for 2017 we must point out that even though such figures may well indicate a decline...

Letter: If PPP’s salary increases were “unconscionable” then the PM should have refused an...

Dear Editor, “He that bringeth his case first seemeth just until it is carefully examined”, proverbs 18:17. The above proverb is applicable to the press...

Letter: Insinuations that CJRC lease was obtained illegally are appalling

Dear Editor, The Cheddi Jagan Research Centre (CJRC) is appalled, indeed disgusted, by utterances made by leading functionaries of the APNU-AFC administration which insinuated that...

Letter: Constitutional and Rights Commissions must not be subject to direction or control

Dear Editor, From the inception of the APNU+AFC government, rule of law and good governance in Guyana have been under threat. Every day the actions...

Letter: Leaders have to remember they are there to serve the people

Dear Editor, Please permit me the space to express some vexing views that may upset some but it has to be said.  This is regarding...

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