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Craft Shopping

Santa Mission is a little tourist destination. In my opinion a very undersold tourist destination. Arrowpoint Nature Resort brings tourists through and it’s great. That also means residents have a reason to continue traditional crafts. 725 more words

Life In Guyana

Aishalton villagers did not sign petition to remove John Adams

Dear Editor,

Allow me to respond to an article captioned ‘Aishalton villagers launch petition for teacher’s removal’ which appeared in Stabroek News dated 7th January, 2015. 872 more words


The Game We Play

For much of my life I hid my identity somewhere comfortably between Mexican and Tejano. As a particularly brown girl with a funny sounding name, I could leave many confused if I started to explain that I am not an immigrant.   200 more words


Papa Bois Conservation post about Sacred Amerindian Sites in Trinidad, WI

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Mt Tamana….sacred Amerindian site….mist enshrouds us as we wait for darkness to fall and for the spectacle of thousands of bats to come out of the bat cave.

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an indigenous person cannot be expelled from his village! see amerindian act #guyana

the amerindian act supposedly regulates all affairs relating to amerindians in guyana. i have a copy which i’ve read a few times
all toshaos one would assume have a copy of this act, any for those who can read, one would imagine they’ve it or parts of it… 384 more words


Guyana president threatens indigenous man with violence

must be a perfectly good reason why the president of guyana threatened an Amerindian with violence the same day his body guards beat up another Amerindian teacher… 19 more words


Diary of a mothering worker. November 18, 2014

Post 170.

After rainy season, Ziya, her Amerindian godmother and I are going to roam the country taking selfies. Also taking the practice of being ‘independent ladies’ seriously, we are stopping at sites where colonial names replaced Amerindian ones and bad ass posing next to those signs with the little remembered Amerindian ones held high. 561 more words

Momentous Trivialities: Diary Of A Mothering Worker