In a society like ours government conceived in terms of government-strong opposition is a recipe for disaster
Dear Editor, In making the case for an apology by the PNC, the Speaker of the National Assembly, Mr Ralph Ramkarran (GC, June 2), repeats his view that Guyana needs a strong opposition .
Dear Editor, I refer to the letter written by Mr MS Baksh about noise in the minibuses published in your June 1 edition (‘Loud music in buses is back’) .
Dear Editor, One of the major shortcomings of Guyanese political culture is the stubborn refusal to learn from history or to totally ignore it .
Dear Editor, Many people today criticize the West Indies board for the downfall of the team .
Destruction of a few cane stocks was to develop drainage and irrigation networks in the Canals Polder
Dear Editor, During the beginning of the week I noticed that Mr CN Sharma was casting doubts on the progress within the agriculture sector .
Dear Editor, Travelling on Guyana’s roads today has become something of a nightmare .
Dear Editor, We are living in an age of advanced technology; an age of cell phones, television, internet, computers, ipods, DVD players and an unending list of modern inventions which baffle the intellect and confuse the mind .
Dear Editor, I wish to inform the general public at Mabaruma in Region One that at no time have I written to the Commissioner of Police, Mr Henry Greene to make a complaint incriminating or implicating anyone .
Dear Editor, There is a perception that if the law is seen as a toothless tiger it will continue to be flouted .
Dear Editor, The issue of a land title for myself and son has come to standstill again after years of effort for an amicable closure .
Dear Editor, As the Biennial Congress of the People’s National Congress Reform draws near, there is a need for reconciliation in the party .
Dear Editor, The recent events in Uncle Eddie’s Home are regrettable and unfortunate .
Dear Editor, I am Randy Balram, a cousin of Sharda Singh and uncle to Deanna Ramjit .
The weekly picket is intended to put to the fire the feet of those who can ensure that legislation dealing with sexual violence against children is passed and implemented
Dear Editor, In an article published in the Guyana Chronicle on May 30 last, the Minister of Human Services referred to the weekly picketing exercise mounted outside the Office of the President by the Coalition to Stamp out Sexual Violence Against Children as a “strange and wholly uncalled for” protest action .
Implementing the Guyana 21 Plan would make it possible to employ the hundreds returning from Barbados
Dear Editor, Implementation of even a modest part of Stanley Ming, Eric Phillips and Kads Khan’s Guyana 21 Plan would have created the thousands of jobs required to keep Guyanese gainfully employed right here at home in Guyana .
Dear Editor, We will have to acquire, adapt and develop technology as the propellant, so to speak, of our police force activities .
Dear Editor, Much has been written about immigration in the press recently .
Dear Editor, With the much anticipated, long overdue opening of the Guyana-Brazil Bridge, Lethem is in a state of disarray .
Dear Editor, The misleading beer commercials that have been flooding our TV screens during the family dinner-time and relaxation periods in the evening with family and friends, are a new low for the advertising industry in Guyana .
Dear Editor, The recent pronouncement by this government that local elections will finally be held after so many years (14) is a slap in the face of the Guyanese nation .
Dear Editor, Since the recent announcement by the Barbados government of a new policy on immigration, there has been much heated debate locally and regionally .
Dear Editor, Thanks for a well written editorial that put slavery and indentureship into proper perspective and made readers better understand the two systems (‘Hijacking history’ Sunday Stabroek, May 31) .
Dear Editor, I sent mail to Toronto, Canada in the first week of April .
Dear Editor, I would like to note with gratitude, a deeper level of tolerance and decency by Guyanese in their blogs in the electronic edition of local newspapers .
Dear Editor, I would like to thank Dr McGowan for revisiting the issue of slavery and indentureship (SN, May 28) and Mrs Anna Benjamin for her brilliant editorial in the Sunday Stabroek (‘Hijacking history,’ May 31) .
Dear Editor, Before President Jagdeo jumps on his high horse and launches an attack on Prime Minister Thompson for the mistreatment of Guyanese in Barbados, he should put his own house in order .
Dear Editor,After creating fear and panic in schools in Dakar and at Thiès, the jinniya called Maimouna made a theatrical appearance at Kaolack in Senegal last week .
Commentators fail to appreciate the implications of a huge debt burden and the time it takes to reach financial viability
Dear Editor, I refer to Mr Emile Mervin’s letter of June 1, 2009 in the Stabroek News, with the caption ‘It isn’t the President and his supporters who will define his legacy .
Dear Editor,Within the music industry in the Caribbean and the wider world, Guyanese musicians have always represented their country, keeping the Golden Arrowhead flying proudly with the works they perform .
Dear Editor,The campaign against loud music in public transportation has lost its momentum, and the loudness (lewdness) is back .
Dear EditorIt sickens me to read nearly every week another report of a woman injured or killed by her husband or partner .
Dear Editor,The President of Guyana, Mr Bharrat Jagdeo, said that if CLICO Guyana is to be investigated then Globe Trust will also have to be investigated .
Dear Editor,It is with profound sadness that I read of the passing of Ivan Van Sertima .
Dear Editor,Ever since I wrote a letter urging President Bharrat Jagdeo to redeem his sagging legacy by restoring public confidence in government – executive, legislative and judicial – PPP and government apologists have been wallowing in an orgy of consensus about statistics as they try to hijack the ensuing discussion/debate by shifting the focus to the President’s handling of Guyana’s foreign debt crisis .
Dear Editor,As we celebrate World Environment Day, I would like to praise and thank Andy Narine and his group - Guyana Amazon Tropical Birds - for raising awareness and appreciation for our wild birds .
Caribbean anti-immigrant hysteria must be understood in the context of a more generalized global phenomenon
Dear Editor,If you look at the reasons for which our countrymen and women are being picked on, you will realize that it is all too familiar in the saga of anti-immigrant hysteria .
Dear Editor,Much service was not done to the beautiful, meaningful words of our national anthem when it was sung last Tuesday morning at a flag-raising ceremony in New Amsterdam .