The opposition is busy stirring the boiling cauldron in Linden. Ramjattan set the fire going when he accused the government of spiting Lindeners in proposing to phase out the electricity subsidy. Since 2006 alone, that subsidy has amounted to $13.7 billion! Since 1992, over $50 billion. Has this subsidy suddenly become an inalienable right? Where is the fairness to other citizens?