-After one year, Penny believes her PNC Look, I promise (myself) to leave this sensitive national issue, of thievery by executives in public offices, to others for a long while.
“One People”? Desist! Over the twenty-eight years of the life of this working-man’s column it has been easy for me to be consistent with both my general and specific views regarding the Black/African man’s presence and contribution to mankind’s existence.
Black history month, White history always Only you can decide if this PNC meeting did take place as is about to be described.
-“Honourable”? Look give me a break! Good grief friends, stealing should never be about “better”, or “more”.
– The dumb-boy and the commissioner It happens, almost ‘naturally’, when a newly-elected government spends its first weeks in office.
Alas! I’ll never see these other things here As a young student–teacher, in my bygone days, I was taught to employ “repetition–for–emphasis” when appropriate.
Accepting a black-and-brown America Rajdai is not an actual person. But this narrative is based on what actually happened to an Indo-Guyanese young lady just like her.
Please save our, Brigadier’s Park! and these Gorillas! Hello friends – both “regulars” and newcomers to this man-in-the–street column – come share, with me, my brief lamentations, concerns and a few expectations as 2021 gains its two-week momentum.
How to `co-operate’ with riggers I’ll concede upfront that today’s offering might come off as a bit of a ramble not too coherently fashioned.
Serious prognostications, fun predictions The DNA – Deoxyribonucleic Acid is the genetic identification unique to organisms.
Happy Holidays to our Prime Ministers I know that Guyana’s late legend of local trade unionism Hubert Nathaniel Critchlow was fond of reminding folks that “Politics follows you from the cradle to the grave.”
At this stage of my Guyanese existence – inclusive of my childhood exposure to a very wide variety of Christian teachings – I welcome any criticism which describes me as a “Christmas Skeptic” now.
I promise a most brief, brief today. Since early March of this year, when the COVID-19 Pandemic ushered in our very own Corona epidemic here, I easily modified my post-75 social outings.
Positive “C’s”, Negative C’s I’ve decided that the issue indicated in my lead caption deserves some repetition.
– Even co-operation against COVID impossible? Whilst at my own book-signing event at Austin’s Book Service two Fridays ago I came across a few village histories in the store.
Once crooks, now paragons of virtue I’m hoping that many readers, besides my weekly “regulars”, will tarry long enough today to accompany me through these few paragraphs of national historical nostalgia.
COVID, the laptops and the cable President Donald James Trump has certainly succeeded in making the American elections of November 03 “far from over.”
– That darn COVID conquers my comics! Just couldn’t be completely lighthearted as planned again when I realized that today’s offering is on the cusp of the culmination of one hundred (100) days of the still -“new” PPP 2020 administration.
“Infect?” In a medical/health-care context to infect means to contaminate (especially with some disease or “some disease-producing matter; as in communicating pathogens.”)
Provocateurs! Exposing racism, promoting racism Even I, an untrained political analyst or hardly a trained qualified historian, would know that a very limited Op-Ed piece such as this would do no justice to even attempt a history, development and status of Guyana’s two political behemoths – the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) and the People’s National Congress (PNC).