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Group identity and constitutional change

by ravi dev guyana times August 6, 2017   While the Government has finally proposed a consultative mechanism for initiating its campaign promise for “constitutional change”, they are once again putting the cart before the horse. A Constitution basically allocates power in the State to ensure the society is governed according…

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Roopnaraine’s rescinded resignation was not WPA decision…will not “weaken party” – Hinds

guyana times July 27, 2017  The decision taken by Dr Rupert Roopnaraine to rescind his resignation on Wednesday last was not guided by the Working People’s Alliance (WPA), Executive Member Dr David Hinds has said. Dr Roopnaraine’s rescindment occurred three days after he submitted his WPA Executive David Hinds resignation to…

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Guyana Times

Identity and politics

ravi dev guyana times July 16, 2017 One of the most poignant cries heard in Guyana has to be, “Why do we have to call ourselves ‘Indian’ or ‘African’ or ‘Amerindian’ Guyanese? Why can’t we just be Guyanese?” The cries are always intensified as elections roll around, or when there’s a…

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