Four years ago I was elated after viewing the trailer for the then, new DC Comic TV Series, called Arrow. I guess it was because I was extremely enthused to see how CW will deliver on their franchise of the Green Arrow. Consequently, after watching the first episode I was immediately hooked and now three… Continue reading IT’S A MAN’S WORLD!
As the clock strikes 00:00 on January 1st 2016, many of us will usher in the new year by enacting some of our resolutions. Things we plan to change about ourselves. Sadly, this practice is often times a feeble attempt by many to be better versions of themselves, a task many never complete.
The Quandary: “Unusual” is the best word I can think of to describe the current imbroglio faced by the followers of Hinduism in Guyana. I can’t recall any recent occasion where such a rift became obvious in what most would agree is a usually peaceful and uncontroversial religion. Yet this year the debate rages on… Continue reading Ramjattan’s Diwali Quandary
October 26th will mark only four months since the US Supreme Court made its landmark ruling on marriage equality. Like millions of other Facebook users worldwide, I changed my profile picture to a rainbow coloured one to show my support for this cause. Seems innocent enough, but people living in Third World countries like Guyana… Continue reading Anachronism and the Guyanese Society. Humanists get ready?
So there I was at the National Round-table conference on social cohesion on Thursday and during an informal conversation (which I had no business listening to but was listening to anyway) one of the speakers brought up the issue of Guyanese having a dream that speaks to their “Guyanese-ness” – essentially she was referring to… Continue reading The Guyanese dream
After reading the morning buzz from the GT Mosquito, I am pleased to know that there are other folks who share my concern of President David Granger not sitting down with the press corps since his coming to office after the May 11 elections. It has been 80 days to the point of publishing this… Continue reading President Granger vs. The Media (To Be Announced)
This post was written by Derwayne Wills. It was first published on UNICEF’s Voices of Youth on May 19, 2015. Some changes have been made to the original post. In my last blog post, I spoke of the youth in my country and how their actions were changing the political dynamics. I made that post before… Continue reading Expectations of the New Government: Mend this Race-Torn Country