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Politics and journalism in a dead zone

 Aug 12, 2017  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon Over the past five years, I have read about this and that training programme that foreign entities have offered to Guyanese journalists. But I have a question that is motivated by honest curiosity: What have our journalists done with these rich exposures? This country…

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The things I heard in the May Day march

May 03, 2017 Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon After the termination of my UG contract in 2012, I continued to march on Labour Day with the UG unions. Last Monday was no exception. I was down with the flu in 2016 so I didn’t turn up. Next to me in…

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Salary increases for PPP presidents, ministers were ‘unconscionable and utterly disgraceful’-PM

Jan 31, 2017 kaieteur News  Prime Minister, Moses Nagamootoo, believes that the salary increases the former regime awarded to its presidents and ministers over a 17-year period were not only “unconscionable” but “utterly disgraceful.” The First Vice President’s remarks came on the heels of statistics revealed by Minister of Finance Winston Jordan…

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