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 11, 2015. Like a phoenix reborn from the ashes of a J.K. Rowling novel, old perceptions of youth in Guyana will burst into flames to make way for a rejuvenated, politically-conscious generation. A generation that isn’t afraid to… Continue reading How Youth Participation Revolutionised Guyana’s Politics
On March 10 2015, within minutes of each other two men were brutally gunned down in Guyana on the East Bank of Demerara (EBD) corridor within a relatively short distance of each other. The two incidents may have been completely unrelated but at the end of the day, it is unfathomable how the death of… Continue reading Why condemn one and ignore the other?
What does Guyana’s population dynamics mean for our sovereignty? It seems to me that the concept of “sovereignty”- specifically Guyana’s sovereignty- has enjoyed some amount of media time. While we bicker amongst ourselves whether the United States foreign policy, and the actions of one western diplomat, who is no stranger to conspiracy and ‘feral blasts’,… Continue reading SOVEREIGNTY AT RISK; Population Dynamics, the 2012 Census