Archive for September 13th, 2013

LUCIA POLLARD/MARGARET ACKMAN.. BOTH DEAD

YOLANDA  ADAMS  –  I’M GONNA BE  READY

LUCIA POLLARD/MARGARET ACKMAN.. BOTH DEAD

By  Ewalt Ainsworth                                        09 10 2013

Guyana has lost two significant others and mothers..
Dead and buried is Ms Lucia Pollard. …a Buxtonian in name, nature and behavior.  This coming weekend Ms Margaret Ackman will be funeralised in New York.

There was a time in North America when your status was determined by the car or the house or pet or cruise or the tint of your hair.
Guyanese in the diaspora are planting and harvesting crops on their rooftops, backyard, poolside, window sills and stoops so as to stay fit nutritionally and elevate their class.   There was also a time too when your food …if grown and raised within a 200 mile radius from where you live…that is class.  Hom Continue reading

DEBT WISH AND DEATH WISHES

SINGING  FRANCINE  – MOTHERS IN TROUBLE

DEBT WISH AND DEATH WISHES

By  Ewalt Ainsworth                            09 10 2013

It is the mismanagement of the economy, stupid.  The PPP has a way of creating solutions in search of problems.  This week, they raised the school fees for UG… dashing the hopes and dreams of those who want to elevate themselves.

Truth be told, more Buxtonians and Lindenites registered for classes this semester than any other ethnic-geographic group.   And so to further suppress and depress these cohesive and indivisible communities the PPP will further plunge them into debt.  Debt or death, are the hard choices offered by the PPP.

Meanwhile, the organizing Committee of  the People’s Republic of Victoria has put out a flyer asking for civic minded Guyanese and patriots to adopt students who are pursuing the CXC exams.  Education, which used to be free from nursery to university, is at a premium.  The PPP has created more hotel rooms than class rooms.  Continue reading