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Saturday, January 18, 2020

The Good, the Bad, and the Shameless 

 By The Piper  - Give Jack his jacket; so the saying goes. It means, of course, that credit must be given where earned. The APNU-AFC has...

Racist Stereotypes Unleashed against Indians

By The Piper Hardly a day goes by in the Guyanese media without centuries- old racist stereotypes hurled at Indians. This has been going on...

Letters and Blogs are the Greatest Threat to Stability in Guyana

By The Piper Commentators on Guyana usually use race as a point of departure in their analyses of politics, economics, and culture of the country....

Political Power is a Resource

By The Piper If you are in politics and do not understand that power can and does take different forms, you will get hurt. If...

The Piper: Guyanese should take a bow and an exit lesson for the PPP/C

iNews introduces to you our weekly column – The Piper – which will analyse social, cultural and political issues in our society. The Piper...

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