(Emancipate yourself from mental slavery) On the eve of emancipation there remains much reflection on the state of Africans’ wellness- political, social, cultural and economic. There has often been the argument that emancipation from chattel slavery (chains) does not constitute full emancipation because enslavement takes many forms. Bob Marley, Marcus Garvey and other leading African icons have throughout time implored […]

Sky News Victoria Seabrook Climate reporter @SeabrookClimate Thursday 29 July 2021 CCAG researchers call for urgent research on refreezing the Arctic, and say many other solutions already exist. The Arctic is now experiencing several “never before” events, with dramatic, human impacts on the planet’s ecosystem, according to a new report. While the Arctic is supposed to be a climate-regulating system, […]

The Delta variant is considered the most dangerous of strain of COVID-19. It is that dangerous that some are even calling for a third dose to ward against the deleterious impact that could come from being infected and unvaccinated. The Pan America Health Organisation has said this variant is in Guyana. The United States Centre for Prevention and Disease Control […]

Being infected with COVID-19 virus could lead to serious illness and the possibility of death because of complications arising from infection. The truth, however painful and avoidance it may be for some, is that Guyana is falling behind the curve in effectively managing the virus. The Minister of Health has a serious problem on his hands. The soonest he acknowledges […]

Dear editor, Please permit me space in your letter column to respond to a narrative by one Andre Belgrave. But before I do, assuming permission, the Andre Belgrave in question claimed not to be affiliated with any political party. Anyway, I must thank Mr. Belgrave for making his contribution to this debate, albeit belatedly which provided him more than enough […]

By Dr. Abiola Inniss Ph.D. LLM  In recent weeks, and not for the first time, there has been a tremendous clamour over the issue of cultural appropriation. This time it was about the use of the word J’ouvert as the label for a rum product to be produced by the well-known American actor Michael B Jordan. In 2019 there was […]

Dear Editor   Last week July 26 marked twenty years since the Mandela Avenue massacre!  On that fateful day, three young men- John Bruce, Steve Grant and Antoine Houston were summarily executed on Mandela Avenue, Georgetown, Guyana by a unit of the Blackclothes police led by then Asst. of Police, Steve Merai.  The public outrage which accompanied this dastardly act of […]

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Are you sure want to unlock this post?
Unlock left : 0
Are you sure want to cancel subscription?