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Monday, March 25, 2019

EYEWITNESS: Bespoke…

…DPI’s BS The old American comedian WC Fields was known for his pithy witticisms delivered with unerring timing in a perpetually inebriated voice. One of...

EYEWITNESS: Giving the unidigital salute…

…to Cabinet A couple of days ago, your Eyewitness referred to the Communities Minister’s recommendation to the City Council to suspend the Parking Meter Contract...

EYEWITNESS: Empty vessels…

…in Government They do say empty vessels make the most sound. And from the strident cacophony being made by this government about their “accomplishments”, there’s...

EYEWITNESS: Mout’ open…

…on firings Coalition politics is once again under the microscope with the fallout from the ouster of WPA Executive Member David Hinds as a columnist...

EYEWITNESS: Massing…

…the troops Some folks are all in a tither that the PNC government has budgeted for the massive expansion of the Disciplined Forces but couldn’t...

Opinion: Eyewitness

Native informants… …in sugar Native informants were a staple of British colonial rule all across its empire, of which it boasted, “the sun never sets”. Well,...

EYEWITNESS: Legitimacy…

…and equal opportunity Your Eyewitness is writing this on July 4…one day after the anniversary of the formation of Caricom and on the anniversary of...

EYEWITNESS: Trust…

…versus thrust in politics For sure, EB John, that old HR specialist out of Bookers isn’t anti-Government. So one would hope they’d give a hearing...

EYEWITNESS: Rewriting history…

…in sugar and politics Halfway through the APNU/AFC’s term of office, Nagamootoo has demonstrated he’s most comfortable in selling out even those people of Berbice...

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...

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