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Listening to the people and changing course

guyana chronicle editorial December 2, 2017    THERE were two important announcements by the government this past week that should give some encouragement to those who believe that despite our contentious party politics, our leaders can still reach for political compromise. First, The Finance Minister in his budget presentation announced…

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GECOM, consultation and experience

guyana chronicle editorial November 26, 2017    Despite all the controversy surrounding the selection of the GECOM chair, Justice James Patterson has assumed the chairmanship of one of our most important constitutional body. Indeed, it is GECOM that is responsible for managing our elections which are at the centre of…

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‘Can’t fake experience’ …Pres Granger defends Trotman’s appointment as GECOM Commissioner

By guyana chronicle November 25, 2017    President David Granger speaks during the swearing in of Desmond Trotman as GECOM Commissioner. Also seated in photo are GECOM Chair, Justice (ret’d) James Patterson (left), Desmond Trotman (centre) and Commissioner Charles Corbin (right); Standing is Director of Protocol, Colonel Francis Abraham (Delano Williams)…

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Desmond Trotman gets the nod

By Svetlana Marshall guyana chronicle November 24, 2017    WPA executive, Desmond Trotman …to replace Sandra Jones as GECOM commissioner FORMER Member of Parliament and Working Peoples Alliance executive, Desmond Trotman has been selected to replace Sandra Jones at the Guyana Elections Commission, a well-placed source has confirmed. Trotman will be sworn…

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Effective reparations for a different world

guyana chronicle November 19, 2017    REPARATIONS for Afro New-World populations are a solid, reasonable and principled issue. The evidence for the argument is irrefutable in economic and social terms. European worlds were salvaged, enriched and propelled 100 years ahead of the then Old World in their ability to harness…

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