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PNC’s Ethnic spoils

guyana times May 13, 2017 In his article, “The Ethnic Trap Facing the Government”, Dr Hinds claimed, “The PNC, while in power, made ethnic gestures to African- Guyanese, but they were very timid about implementing policies that would fundamentally close the economic gap between the major ethnic groups or directly benefit…

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A subaltern history II

 December 9, 2016 guyana times by ravi dev My mother Sarjoodai Persaud passed on to what she hoped would be a “good” rebirth this Monday morning in New York City. She survived my father Anirood Persaud by a dozen years after sixty years of marriage. My surname “Dev” and not…

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Hinds urges Govt to reach out to Indian communities… says Jagdeo exploiting a real situation for political points

Guyana Times July 29, 2016 By Editor Race baiting allegations  Political Activist, Dr David Hinds has stated that Government needs to get serious and address the ethnic insecurities faced by East Indian communities. Responding to former President Bharrat Jagdeo’s statement to Guyanese in the Diaspora recently, Hinds questioned his motive for…

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End of African Security Dilemma

by ravi dev July 22, 2016 By guyana times Editor I submit the following to reinforce a point to the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) which I had made to partisans of the People’s National Congress (PNC) back in 2009 on the need for political mobilisation that reaches across the ethnic divide….

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Removing Post-emancipation systemic barriers

July 29, 2016 By Ravi Dev Editor A few years back, Dr David Hinds proposed and defended the thesis that African Guyanese were suffering from the effects of “marginalisation”. In the face of widespread opposition, this writer agreed with Dr Hinds and wrote several articles explaining his position. One reason why…

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