Africa and the new imperialism

Dear Editor, In this UN Year of Peoples of African Descent, I would like to suggest to leaders and intellectuals that we in Guyana and the rest of the Caribbean establish contact with Africa and help them to deal with the new imperialism which is already targeting their resources in a more heartless manner than the 19th century European imperialists.

Did Pradoville 2 flood?

Dear Editor, After reading your newspaper about the flooding, I was wondering whether Pradoville 2 flooded? It would make a great news story if investigations reveal it did not flood while areas close to it did.

Everyone should stand up and be counted

Dear Editor, As aptly said by Dr Martin Luther King Jr, “History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamour of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people.”  What is happening to our country today under the PPP defies all logic, semblance of good governance and respect for human rights.