Daily Archives: August 3, 2017

Guyana News Headlines Links – Kaieteur News – August 02-03, 2017

News – 03 August 2017

Liu Xiaobo – China’s Prisoner of Conscience – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

Liu Xiaobo – China’s Prisoner of Conscience – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

Liu Xiaobo

What does a repressive government do with a high profile dissident? In the case of China it has used the State apparatus to imprison him and to treat him as a non-person. When Liu Xiaobo died the Chinese government was unrelenting.

The ‘Global Times’ reported that Liu was a criminal and a political  agitator. According to the Times, “Liu’s memorial tablet cannot find a place in China’s cultural temple. Deification of Liu by the West will be eventually overshadowed by China’s denial of him.”

The publication also stated that China would not be dictated to as to how it should conduct its affairs and that the West should mind its own business. Liu is not a name that is well known by ordinary people in China.      Continue reading

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce can go to hell! – Freddie Kissoon 

Video: Indians and Africans in South America? – Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana

A Mix of Indians and Africans in South America? People of Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana

Masaman -Published on Jul 15, 2017 – YouTube
The nations of Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana are some of the most fascinating places to learn about in the entire world, being a mix of mostly Indian and African culture in the continent of South America, but how did this come to be? Today, we’re going to be exploring the history and people of these South American Latino(ish) nations, and how the modern people of these places came to be there, and what the current makeup looks like today.
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