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Monday, June 25, 2018

EYEWITNESS: Race and politics…

…at GECOM and Government Back in 1975, Cheddi Jagan rather controversially decided that rather than opposing the PNC, which had rigged the 1973 elections while...

EYEWITNESS: Separating…

…saints from scoundrels One letter writer, from the PNC side of the divide, took umbrage at what she calls “the saintly remaking of Walter Rodney”,...

EYEWITNESS: Tragedy…

…at GECOM Inevitability is one of the major characteristics of tragedies – Greek or Elizabethan – or Guyanese. From the very beginning, one knows how...

EYEWITNESS: Going backwards…

…in sugar Those who thought your Eyewitness might’ve been a bit over the top when he predicted the remaining three sugar estates will end up...

EYEWITNESS: Finally…

…“Dotard” meets “Rocket Man” If you thought it rather juvenile of Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un to be trading schoolyard name-calling, you’ve got to admit...

EYEWITNESS: Railroading…

…PPP officials The DPP’s supposed to review all cases the Police – or in this case SOCU – wants to prosecute. In the case of...

EYEWITNESS: Equal opportunity…

…screwing of GUYSUCO employees Guysuco was the inheritor of the institution that introduced the rigid hierarchical structure of Guyanese society. In the beginning was the...

EYEWITNESS: Let’s be…

…who we are Your Eyewitness is pleased as punch that Guyana’s first Gay Pride Parade came off without any confrontation between the LGBT marchers and...

EYEWITNESS: Going around in circles…

…on the Judiciary The recommendation by the Bar Association that President Granger confirm the present acting Chancellor and Chief Justice raises once again, his high-handed...

EYEWITNESS: Rearguard action…

…on Amerindian land Another day, another spiteful PNC action against the Guyanese people exposed; this time, against the Indigenous Peoples, when, for all intents and...

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EYEWITNESS: Funding…

…for “we own” Half of the PNC supporters live in Georgetown and its environs. And with politics in Guyana dominated by the doling out of...