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Friday, March 5, 2021

EYEWITNESS: Barking up…

…the wrong (money) tree There’s a very wise saying attributed to Sherlock Holmes by his creator Conan-Doyle: “When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains,...

EYEWITNESS: Embracing…

…corruption Discussing a rape at York University in Toronto, a Policeman blurted out: “I’ve been told I’m not supposed to say this – however, women should...

EYEWITNESS: New low…

…in race relations Three Afro-centric organisations of Guyana, The African Cultural and Development Association (ACDA); Pan African Group (Guyana) Branch; The All African Guyanese Association,...

EYEWITNESS: Imposter…

…in culture One of the sad legacies of our British colonial history is we try to imitate them in all manner of ways – knowing...

Eyewitness: Playing stupid…

…on gifts The AFC came out in defence of David Patterson’s venality after he was outed as receiving millions and millions of dollars’ worth of...

EYEWITNESS: Unity

…not even for a day At the flag raising ceremony to usher in Republic Day, President Granger said, “Everyone wins when the nation is united.”...

EYEWITNESS: Unfettered unilateralism…

…at UG Why isn’t your Eyewitness surprised that UG’s Vice Chancellor, Ivelaw Griffith, has proposed that the Council that oversees his administration of the tertiary...

EYEWITNESS: How quickly…

…they forget Oct 5 Your Eyewitness deliberately played possum on October 5 to see what was going to be the coverage of probably the most...

Eyewitness: Concerns raised…

…within the PNC Your (patriotic) Eyewitness is worried about the PNC. In case you weren’t aware, Dear Readers, political parties can fall into depression just...

EYEWITNESS: Spontaneous…

…democratic watchdog? A distinctive (and sick) feature of the PNC’s make-up is its cynicism about democratic norms. This goes back to its founder leader Burnham,...

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