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Akola Thompson

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A FORMER part-time, Physical Education (PE) teacher of the Bishop’s High School, Tyson English, is planning on taking legal action against the school board...

SEVERAL days ago, it was reported in the media that the Juvenile Justice bill is expected to go to the National Assembly in October....

THROUGHOUT the centuries, the role of music has played an integral part in human societies. In our current age, it is often seen as...

“All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others” - George Orwell THE issue of a referendum is one that has been...

A LITTLE over a year ago, social media was abuzz with arguments concerning the use of the coalition’s colours on seemingly everything. From buses,...

ON my way to one of my final examinations yesterday, I was met with the message that one of my cousins had committed suicide...

“We are still identified by many countries as a transition point for narcotic drugs. Therefore, we have to ensure that the way the world...

WHEN I think of referendums, I think of John Adams’s theory about the 'tyranny of the majority.' Adams was aware of how dangerous the...

DESPITE its prevalence throughout the years, the stigma concerning mental health has hardly diminished. What this does is further alienate the mentally ill and...

ON March 29, 2017, a letter was printed in the Kaieteur News, headlined “Pseudo theories in the promotion of sex education,” by Matthew Gaul....