Frankly Speaking

Election Campaign USA: Personal perspectives

-some puzzles from the Coalition Cabinet

Firstly, I am aware of the numerous analyses, predictions and conclusions being published daily regarding this 2016 (unconventional) election campaign now raging in the USA.I still add my layman’s bit as anyone with just a bit of interest in electoral politics – and has Cable TV- must be enthralled by the rather strange goings on across the US at this time.

…And justice for some?

“C” is for Corrica, Calypso, Canary- and clay blocks

Up front I’ll concede that today’s lead topic above consists of my layman’s ramblings on a societal issue that is very complex, complicated, technical, even profound.

Vacancy: One adviser on good clean government

“Everybody is somebody’s friend”: Joe H.

A powerfully-worded letter by Mr Clairmonte Lye in this past Sunday Stabroek (Aug 21, 2016) motivated my short lead-piece today. Frankly Speaking, Mr Lye’s correspondence captioned “When you lie to Parliament you lie to the people”, will rankle and intimidate some in the coalition Cabinet of ministers along with some in senior executive power-spaces in the corridors of governmental authority.

Our youth: Plight and potential

American citizen, Guyanese national

Various countries and cultures and the United Nations Organisation all define what they deem to be the World’s “youth”. Dictionaries define “youth” to be the period of life “between childhood and maturity.” (Not unlike the meaning of “adolescence.”)  Again various countries decide on who is a child, a “youth” or an adult legally.

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