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Guyana Elections 2015: Can younger generations end the nation’s racial politics?

Parliament Buildings – Georgetown – Guyana
Source: Guyana Government Information Agency (GINA)

After suspending the nation’s Parliament last November to avoid a no-confidence vote, Guyana President Donald Ramotar finally made the long-awaited announcement. 426 more words

Guyana

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Charlie Hebdo affair: Not really about 'freedom of speech' - Commentary + video

Commentary: Charlie Hebdo affair: Not really about ‘freedom of speech’ Published on January 23, 2015 – caribbeannewsnow.com By Juleus Ghunta
Juleus Ghunta is a peace activist. 169 more words
Arts / Culture

Race row over Oscars as Rev Al Sharpton protests nominations

Race row over Oscars as Rev Al Sharpton protests nominations

CARIBBEAN360  JANUARY 20, 2015

 

ACCORDING TO AMERICAN CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST REVEREND AL SHARPTON: “THE MOVIE INDUSTRY IS LIKE THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS: THE HIGHER YOU GET, THE WHITER IT GETS.” 937 more words

Personalities

A Multiethnic Movement Emerges in Guyana to Counter Politics-as-Usual - NYT Report

A Multiethnic Movement Emerges in Guyana to Counter Politics-as-Usual

By GIRISH GUPTA – JAN. 17, 2015 – http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/18/world/

GEORGETOWN, Guyana — Swaying to the rhythms of Afro-Guyanese reggae, the protesters, descendants of African slaves and indentured laborers from India, gathered on the streets of Georgetown in a show of unity against the country’s president. 125 more words

Guyana

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Most Inspiring Motivational Quotes

Martin Luther King Jr.’s Most Inspiring Motivational Quotes 

JANUARY 20, 2014- By VI-AN NGUYEN – communitytable.com

More than 45 years after his death and 50 years after his historic “I Have a Dream” speech, … 349 more words

Personalities

European 'No-Go' Zones for Non-Muslims Proliferating

European ‘No-Go’ Zones for Non-Muslims Proliferating
“Occupation Without Tanks or Soldiers”

December 2014 by Soeren Kern – August 22, 2011

Islamic extremists are stepping up the creation of “no-go” areas in European cities that are off-limits to non-Muslims. 159 more words

Politics

Re: Ferguson

The president and his running dog Holder continually call our attention to the need to speak to the problems of racial divide in the country, which they promote. 970 more words

Ferguson