The Minority Report

Suicide and the role of society

Celebrated around the theme of “Working together to prevent suicides,” a lot of focus last month was placed on how we can support each other to live healthier and long lives.

Politics of healthcare

From the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, it was recognized that our healthcare workers would be at the forefront of trying to manage it.

A home of one’s own

Housing inaccessibility plagues a significant portion of our small population. Despite remaining a fundamental right of every citizen, generations of families find themselves trapped in a vicious cycle of homelessness.

Reimagining the prison system

When it was recognized that COVID-19 was not going anywhere for now, one of the first things I thought about was how it would impact our unnecessarily overpopulated prison system.

The motherhood penalty

Despite the progressive steps made in the workplace, it still remains filled with barriers that make it difficult for women to navigate professional environments.

The rights of labour

Within our society, there is a dangerous philosophy that surrounds workers and the things that they are expected to endure.

Sugar

At one point in our history, sugar served as the crown jewel of Guyana’s industries.

No liberation for the individual

“While we need organizing that is anti-capitalist and anti-imperialist, our organizing must also be anti-racist, anti-sexist, anti-homophobic, and against all forms of exploitation, subordination and discrimination.”

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