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· July, 2009

Stories about Guyana from July, 2009

Guyana: The Nose Knows

Guyana-Gyal takes her nose for a walk.

Barbados, Guyana: Immigration Debate

As reactions to the government's clampdown on illegal immigrants goes “off the boil”, Barbados Underground “condemns…the holier than thou attitude which President Jagdeo of Guyana and his cronies have directed...

Guyana, Jamaica, Bahamas, U.S.A.: Racial Profiling?

Signifyin’ Guyana, Jamaican Geoffrey Philp and Bahamian Nicolette Bethel all comment on the arrest of (and subsequent dropping of charges against) Harvard professor and black American scholar Henry Louis Gates,...

Trinidad & Tobago, Barbados: Plantation Governance

“My thesis is that Caribbean governments today are run exactly like the plantations of old, the only difference being that there are fewer white people cracking whips; the overseers have...

Guyana: Blogging as Social Networking

Diaspora blogger Signifyin’ Guyana thinks that blogging just may be “a cut above the rest” when it comes to avenues of social networking.

Guyana: Writing's Purpose

From Guyana, The Intellectual Elite finds himself “preoccupied with the purpose of writing.”

Guyana: The CARICOM Circus

Guyana-Gyal says that CARICOM is “just a free lunch”.

Guyana: Ode to the Internet

Signifyin’ Guyana writes an I-poem.

Caribbean: On the Honduran Coup

Writing at Havana Times, Guillermo Fernandez Ampie examines the Honduran coup d’état, while Repeating Islands reports that “heads of state throughout the Caribbean region have expresses their condemnation of the...

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