Daily Archives: March 3, 2016

UPDATED: 17 prisoners dead, five others injured in violent Georgetown Prison unrest

16 prisoners dead, five others injured in violent Georgetown Prison unrest

Georgetown Prison on fire

Georgetown Prison on fire

 The death toll in Thursday’s violent unrest at the Georgetown Prison has risen to 16, even  as authorities said calm has been restored to the maximum security facility.

Guyana’s Public  Security Minister, Khemraj Ramjattan said the incident was also engaging the attention of President David GrangerContinue reading

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – March 03, 2016

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 03 March 2016 – Kaieteur News

         (see other News sources at the end of this entry)

Don’t Cry for Me, America – What Trumpism Means for Democracy – by Andrew Bacevich

Don’t Cry for Me, America – What Trumpism Means for Democracy

 – by Andrew Bacevich  –  Comments

Published on Tuesday, March 01, 2016 by TomDispatch

Whether or not Donald Trump ultimately succeeds in winning the White House, historians are likely to rank him as the most consequential presidential candidate of at least the past half-century. He has already transformed the tone and temper of American political life. If he becomes the Republican nominee, he will demolish its structural underpinnings as well. Should he prevail in November, his election will alter its very fabric in ways likely to prove irreversible. Whether Trump ever delivers on his promise to “Make America Great Again,” he is already transforming American democratic practice.    Continue reading

George Carlin’s Greatest Speech – video

George Carlin’s Greatest Speech – video

George Carlin (1937 – 2008). R.I.P. George. Or Don’t, I know you don’t give a shit either way.
God, America and the “freak Show”. Pretty cool video on the human condition.  Interview on December 7, 2007.

Guyana Government News Brief – March 2, 2016 – video

GINA logoGuyana Government News Brief – March 2, 2016

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