Daily Archives: 06/17/2021

GUYANA: Harmon calls for “full explanation” from Ali about Sputnik V “vaccine racket”

Sheikh Ahmad Dalmook Juma Al Maktoum

Opposition Leader Joseph Harmon on Tuesday called on President Irfaan Ali to explain a more than GYD$1 billion dollar purchase of Sputnik V coronavirus vaccines from a member of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) ruling family who visited Guyana last year.

“A full explanation of the vaccine racket is demanded of President Irfaan Ali by the Guyanese people,” Mr. Harmon said in a statement.

Health Minister Dr. Frank Anthony, in response to questions by opposition parliamentarians,  named Sheik Ahmed Dalmook Al Maktoum of the UAE as the supplier of the jabs.          Continue reading

USA: Central American refugees are a product of past genocide and recent atrocities – By Mohamed Hamaludin

  – By Mohamed Hamaludin

In the 100 years after Christopher Columbus landed in what became known as the Americas in 1492, so many indigenous peoples died that it affected the climate.

Ninety percent of the 60 million natives perished from warfare and diseases which accompanied the invaders, taking 212,000 square miles of land out of farming. Trees that subsequently grew absorbed enough carbon dioxide to cool the earth by 0.15 degrees Centigrade, producing a “Little Ice Age” around the globe, University of London scientists Alexander Koch, Chris Brierley, Mark Maslin and Simon Lewis reported in 2019.            Continue reading

COMEDY: Steven Wright – an erudite comic and scientist – commentary

Steven Wright is the erudite comic and scientist who said:  

“I woke up one morning, discovered all of my stuff had been stolen and replaced by exact duplicates.”  

Here are some of his priceless statements:

  • 1 – I’d kill for a Nobel Peace Prize.
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  • 2 – Borrow money from pessimists — they don’t expect it back.
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  • 3 – Half the people you know are below average.
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  • 4 – 99% of lawyers give the rest a bad name.        
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