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Raymond Ramcharitar

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
​Listening to Prof Patrick Hosein’s professorial lecture last Thursday night at UWI, St Augustine, I found myself alternating between irrational exuberance and cynical disgust.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
​Listening to Prof Patrick Hosein’s professorial lecture last Thursday night at UWI, St Augustine, I found myself alternating between irrational exuberance and cynical disgust.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
​I’d only planned on one column on Terrence Farrell’s book (We Like it So?) but Kito Johnson’s article on Darcus Howe in last Wednesday’s Guardian made a point that’s obvious to me but which Dr Farrel
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
​I was most curious to see what Terrence Farrell had to say about the cultural roots of economic underachievement in Trinidad and Tobago, which is the subtitle of his new book, We Like it So?
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
​One determined man or woman can change everything. From the current US president to the first prime minister of Trinidad & Tobago, examples abound. But was Derek Walcott such a one?
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
​Really, there should be a limit on how long after Carnival you can continue to talk about it uselessly, but the rabble babbles on.
Saturday, March 18, 2017
With the passing of Derek Walcott at the age of 87, the Caribbean has lost its great poet, whose work was born in and committed to locating the Caribbean in the intellectual and humanistic Western tra
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
​I nearly fainted on hearing Minister of Education Anthony Garcia, commenting on the near-80 per cent student absenteeism after Carnival, invoke the “hidden curriculum”–the things we teach through act
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
​Just when you think Carnival is over and you’re swimming away, a fin pops up in the water.
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
​A woman, Michaeline Wall, a disabled person was convicted a few weeks ago (Guardian, February 11) for marijuana offences.

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