Derwayne

Dear Barbados Today, What about the infamous ‘Guyanese bench’?

I commend the Barbados Today media house for publishing an Editorial on the recent happenings in the Dominican Republic, which threatens the livelihoods of both Haitians, and Haitian-descendants living in that country. I sought to add a different angle to the conversation. That angle is presented in the letter written below. The letter was sent… Continue reading Dear Barbados Today, What about the infamous ‘Guyanese bench’?

Derwayne

WATCH: June 18 Midnight Live Feed from Dominican Republic

It’s Thursday morning. You are shaken from sleep by the frantic screams of your mother and siblings. The day you dreaded for so long has come. The day they come for you. They have come to rip you from your safe-space and transfer you to that place. They tell you they are sending you home,… Continue reading WATCH: June 18 Midnight Live Feed from Dominican Republic

Brusheildon

Clinging to the traditional scopes of masculinity – is Guyana ready to move on?

It’s a complete shame that Guyanese youths have not been granted the privilege and freedom to embrace and explore “nonconformity, instead they have to adhere to societal norms or face the option of being ostracized – detrimental developments. How are you supposed to be unique when you’re to follow the crowd? It’s practically saying ‘you can be anything you want but not yourself.’