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August 8, 2017

Stabroek

Diaspora conference for youths mooted

stabroek news By Tifaine Rutherford  Wazir Mohammed Even as the University of Guyana recently concluded its inaugural Diaspora Engagement Conference, the lack of youth involvement is something that certainly has not gone unnoticed. Two Fridays ago, the University brought the curtains down on its five-day conference which was held under the…

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Stabroek

Shooting of Winston Hinds requires answers

stabroek news letter Dear Editor, The reported death of 26-year-old remanded murder accused Winston Hinds, who was being held at the Timehri Prison and the circumstances surrounding his shooting, have raised many eyebrows and questions that to my mind, require answers. Based on what has been reported, particularly the statement…

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KNEWS-Freddie Kissoon

Not even the smallest of apologies

 Aug 08, 2017  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon In the raging debate on sugar, the union, GAWU, has fought back fiercely with those who argued that sugar is dead. The union’s rebutting dictionary is voluminous. These include the following expressions – “we will fight for the workers”; “we have always struggled for…

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