A low-key symposium to mark Rodney’s 33rd death anniversary

Dear Editor, The people who grounded in the ballroom on the upper floor of the Tower Hotel for the Symposium to mark the 33rd death anniversary of Walter Rodney (it was almost filled to capacity), represented just a speck of our population and was made up mostly of intellectuals, the middle class and a sprinkling of the faithful ordinary folks.

Nagamootoo’s letter contained flawed arguments

Dear Editor, Mr Moses Nagamootoo in a letter in SN dated July 24 without credible justification attempted to discredit the arguments presented by the government on the motion to amend the Guarantee of Loans (Public Corporations and Companies) Act (‘The PPP’s alternative to gridlock is constructive engagement and compromise’).

Cartoon was simplistic

Dear Editor, Please allow me to make some comments about the cartoon in your Sunday 21st July edition. While your cartoonist normally has his finger on the pulse of Guyana his cartoon suggests that he is either uninformed or has managed to be hoodwinked by the propaganda being levelled at the opposition.

Water leaking again at Uitvlugt sideline dam

Dear Editor, On the 9th July I sent a letter (‘Contract workers sometimes damage the mains when disconnecting water’) to the Stabroek News and it was published on the 11th July with an Editor’s note indicating that it would be forwarded to the PRO of GWI Timothy Austin for a reply, and to date I haven’t seen the reply.

Lusignan defence

Dear Editor, I find myself being asked by potential donors and supporters of the AFC to explain the decision by Mr Nigel Hughes to defend one of the accused in the case of the Lusignan massacre.