Daily Archives: July 27, 2016

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – July 27, 2016

Guyana: LATEST NEWS – 27 July 2016 – Kaieteur News… (see other News sources at the end of this entry) 

USA Elections: The Democratic Party Convention – Day 2: July 26, 2016

USA Elections: The Democratic Party Convention – Day 2: July 26, 2016

We’ve now officially passed the halfway point of the Democratic National Convention. Former president Bill Clinton was the main attraction of Tuesday night’s speaking lineup, but Fix Boss Chris Cillizza managed to pick some other winners and losers too.

They’re below, and there’s much more analysis on The Fix.

Winners

* Bill Clinton: Watching Bill Clinton give a high-profile address to a big crowd is watching someone who was born to do exactly what they are doing. Yes, the speech was looooong.  Yes, he went way off the teleprompter. A lot. But, he also managed to tell one of the most well-known stories — his life with Hillary — in an engaging, funny and, yes, sweet way.  Most importantly, the speech was almost entirely focused on his wife, not him — a remarkable thing for a) a former president and b) a former president named Bill Clinton.

Watch full report here: http://link.washingtonpost.com/view/57742a14e661f094218b51424bafo.ang/948c7591

DEMOCRACY: The Reaction to Brexit Is The Reason Brexit Happened – by Matt Taibbi

The Reaction to Brexit Is The Reason Brexit Happened

If you believe there’s such a thing as “too much democracy,” you probably don’t believe in democracy at all

Matt Taibbi

Matt Taibbi

– by Matt Taibbi – Rolling Stone

In 1934, at the dawn of the Stalinist Terror, the Great Russian writer Isaac Babel offered a daring quip at the International Writers Conference in Moscow:

“Everything is given to us by the party and the government. Only one right is taken away: the right to write badly.”

A onetime Soviet loyalist who was eventually shot as an enemy of the state, Babel was likely trying to say something profound: that the freedom to make mistakes is itself an essential component of freedom.    Continue reading

The Guyana Cultural Association of Montreal Gala- Sep 10, 2016

Download: The Guyana Cultural Association of Montreal Gala- Sep 10, 2016

Montreal gala

Guyana Government News Brief – July 26, 2016

GINA logoGuyana Government News Brief – July 26, 2016

Guyana – Full Edition of Capitol News – July 25, 2016

FULL EDITION OF CAPITOL NEWS – JULY 25, 2016

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 06:17 PM PDT