Daily Archives: June 10, 2016

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – June 10, 2016

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 10 June 2016 – Kaieteur News

         (see other News sources at the end of this entry)

Guyana Government News Brief – June 9, 2016 – GINA video

GINA logoGuyana Government News Brief – June 9, 2016

Muhammad Ali – Documentary – R.I.P.

Muhammad Ali – Documentary  – R.I.P.

This documentary features the early days of his career as Cassius Clay when he trained in Miami. It shows his title fights with Sonny Liston when he captured the Heavyweight Title the first time.

It also highlights the dire state of racial relations in the 1960’s and the effect of Ali especially after his conversion to Islam; and his refusal to enlist to fight in the Vietnam War on religious grounds.

Good news in the fight against pancreatic cancer | Laura Indolfi -TED video

Good news in the fight against pancreatic cancer | Laura Indolfi
 -TED video
Anyone who has lost a loved one to pancreatic cancer knows the devastating speed with which it can affect an otherwise healthy person. TED Fellow and biomedical entrepreneur Laura Indolfi is developing a revolutionary way to treat this complex and lethal disease: a drug delivery device that acts as a cage at the site of a tumor, preventing it from spreading and delivering medicine only where it’s needed. “We are hoping that one day we can make pancreatic cancer a curable disease,” she says.

We are witnessing the death of the Republican Party – Independent UK

We are witnessing the death of the Republican Party

GOP logoNo one who cherishes the American ideal of ‘government of the people, by the people, for the people’ could fail to be horrified by what has become of the GOP- Republican Party

Editorial  – Independent UK

Once upon a time in America, the Republican Party was the most intellectually exciting and effective political organisation on the planet.

In fact, this happened not merely once upon a time, but repeatedly: at various stages since the 18th century revolution that threw off those dastardly Hanoverians and created the most enterprising and exciting country our planet has known. It was the Republican Party – also known as the Grand Old Party, or GOP – that was on the right side of history, that emancipated the enslaved and made friends of strangers, and forced back the boundaries of knowledge and human potential.  Continue reading

Renowned Environmental Engineer, Dr. Maya Trotz, is a ‘Special Person’ – Kaieteur News

Renowned Environmental Engineer, Dr. Maya Trotz, is a ‘Special Person’

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