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Two white women; the democracy Guyana yearns for

Jul 09, 2016 Freddie Kissoon KN The vortex of bifurcated confusion creates a permanent vertiginous existence living in the Third World where the anti-colonial discourse is never-ending. I use the peculiar combination of words, “bifurcated confusion” because there is this binary of criticism of the colonial rampage and the post-colonial barefacedness….

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Jagdeo owns the PPP

MAY 12, 2016 | BY KNEWS | FILED UNDER FEATURES / COLUMNISTS, PEEPING TOM There is no power struggle within the People’s Progressive Party. That party has one leader and one owner; both are one and the same person. The PPP is led by and owned by Bharrat Jagdeo. He…

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IT IS TIME!

APRIL 19, 2016 | BY KNEWS | FILED UNDER FEATURES / COLUMNISTS, PEEPING TOM Public confidence in the coalition government has been seriously dented. It is now at an all-time low. No one needs an opinion poll to confirm this fact. There is resentment out there over recent revelations in…

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THE STAIN THAT CANNOT BE ERASED

APRIL 18, 2016 | BY KNEWS | FILED UNDER FEATURES / COLUMNISTS, PEEPING TOM First, it was the breaches of the Cummingsburg Accord. The people were expecting that the Prime Minister would have been responsible for domestic affairs when the new government was appointed. This did not happen. The President…

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THE FALLOUT

APRIL 17, 2016 | BY KNEWS | FILED UNDER FEATURES / COLUMNISTS, PEEPING TOM The government should have let sleeping dogs lie. The President made a decision in relation to the appointment of a ministerial advisor on business and that should have been the end of the matter. The government…

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THE AFC HAS BECOME A SIDEKICK PARTY

APRIL 16, 2016 | BY KNEWS | FILED UNDER FEATURES / COLUMNISTS, PEEPING TOM The AFC has become too cozy with its main coalition partner, APNU. It is operating more like a sidekick rather than a party which was able to extract 40% of Cabinet and parliamentary seats for bringing…

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THINGS ARE GETTING OUT OF HAND!

APRIL 12, 2016 | BY KNEWS | FILED UNDER FEATURES / COLUMNISTS, PEEPING TOM The media is not a sacred cow. The media is liable to be criticized but only for its opinions, not for reporting the facts and not for bringing to the public interest matters of public concern….

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