Daily Archives: August 12, 2016

That New York Times Video, Anti-Immigrant Racism And The ‘Trumpeteers’

That New York Times Video, Anti-Immigrant Racism And The ‘Trumpeteers’

Published on Aug 11 2016, at 7:00 pm – News Americas –  By Felicia J. Persaud

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Screen grab from New York Times video “Unfiltered Voices From Donald Trump’s Crowds” by Erica Berenstein, Nick Corasaniti and Ashley Parker. (see video below)

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 12, 2016: On August 3, 2016, the New York Times released a video compiled over a year of coverage of Donald Trump rallies titled “Voices From Donald Trump’s Rallies, Uncensored.” In this shocking up close and personal video, the racism and hate being spewed by the audience of White Americans is shocking and frightening to say the least.

It took me back to my first experience with anti-immigrant racism after my arrival as a new immigrant to America in 1996. I still remember the day – mere months after my arrival in the U.S. I was walking down Woodhaven Boulevard in Queens, NY when a black pickup truck driven by a young White man pulled up next to me as I was trying to cross the boulevard.   Continue reading

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – August 12, 2016

Guyana: LATEST NEWS – 12 August 2016 – Kaieteur News… (see other News sources at the end of this entry)  

Guyana Government News Brief – August 11, 2016

GINA logoGuyana Government News Brief – August 11, 2016