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Fiscal space, billboard face, sugar disgrace, bonus ace

 Jan 12, 2018  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon  It was hardly an exhilarating year in Guyana in 2017. Across Guyana, state and society failed. If you disagree with the word “failed” because it is too harsh, then substitute, “unimpressive” but don’t go near adjectives such as “elegant,” “successful,” “inspiring.” It was another…

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A rape did occur last year in Parliament

 Jan 08, 2018  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon Looking back at the year that has just gone by, it should not be hard to come up with some very disgraceful acts, one of which was the behaviour of a few female PPP parliamentarians. Last year, while the police moved into the National…

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I sat next to the accused Minister

 Jan 01, 2018  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon  Readers of this column would know, by constant repetition, I go to the Georgetown sea wall each day with my dog. They would know also I composed an entire column on the vendors’ complaints that Minister Patterson has given orders for their removal (see…

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In Guyana, signs of psychic breakdown are ubiquitous

 Dec 14, 2017  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon These columns are filled with my belief that there is a psychic breakdown here that has penetrated the entire country. Illogical, irrational, inhuman, depraved, nihilistic, immoral, senseless, incredible, unbelievable, anachronistic, primitive, nervous, and spaced-out human action dot the entire landscape of this society. All…

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