Daily Archives: October 11, 2020

US election 2020 polls: Who is ahead – Trump or Biden? – BBC News

Biden vs Trump

Voters in America will decide on 3 November whether Donald Trump remains in the White House for another four years.

The Republican president is being challenged by Democratic Party nominee Joe Biden, who is best known as Barack Obama’s vice-president but has been in US politics since the 1970s.

As election day approaches, polling companies will be trying to gauge the mood of the nation by asking voters which candidate they prefer.

We’ll be keeping track of those polls here and trying to work out what they can and can’t tell us about who will win the election.

Guyana-born artist: Frank Bowling- awarded Knighthood in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Frank Bowling in his South London studio, 2020, photo by Sacha Bowling,.

The Birthday Honours list recognises the achievements of a wide range of extraordinary people across the United Kingdom.

During his six-decades long career, Bowling’s relentless pursuit of excellence in painting underpins a lifetime of service to British art. At age 86, he still is an active painter with an irrepressible work ethic, working in his studio almost every day.        Continue reading

BOOK: Liminal Spaces: Migration and Women of the Guyanese Diaspora – by Grace Aneiza Ali

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Liminal Spaces is an intimate exploration into the migration narratives of fifteen women of Guyanese heritage.

It spans diverse inter-generational perspectives – from those who leave Guyana, and those who are left – and seven seminal decades of Guyana’s history – from the 1950s to the present day – bringing the voices of women to the fore.        Continue reading

Guyana Politics: Police want to question PNCR Chairman Volda Lawrence

-APNU+AFC alleges `psychological terrorism’

 in CrimeElectionsNewsPolitics October 10, 2020

Volda Lawrence
Volda Lawrence

Chairman of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) Volda Lawrence has been asked to report to the Criminal Investigation Department next Monday at 10 AM, the opposition coalition said Saturday.

Initially, she was asked to do so Saturday afternoon, but an A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) spokesman said the date has been changed.          Continue reading