Daily Archives: 08/04/2021

GUYANA: Illusions of Freedom — By Mosa Telford

There is controversy surrounding COVID-19 vaccinations in Guyana. While many people are getting vaccinated, others who are vaccine hesitant are being told by their employers that they must be vaccinated or submit to weekly testing. Minister of Health Frank Anthony during a press conference on Wednesday said that the free PCR tests should be utilized by those who have been exposed to the virus.
The reality is that most Guyanese cannot afford to pay for weekly COVID-19 tests. Most people will probably comply, and some may quit their jobs.  Of course, people are split on this issue. Some are saying that employers can do what they believe will protect their employees, while others are saying that it is the violation of people’s rights to force them to become vaccinated.

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OLYMPICS 2021: Women’s 100M and 200M Finals | Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson makes history

Tokyo Olympics: Elaine Thompson-Herah completes unprecedented ‘double-double’

Elaine Thompson BREAKS HISTORIC 100 METER RECORD Of Florence Griffith Joyner!

In the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, Elaine Thompson from Jamaica ran one of the all-time greatest 100 meter races in history, and en route to her 2nd Olympic Gold Medal in this event, she took down one of the most untouchable records in track and field.

Elaine Thompson MAKES HISTORY! | Women’s 200 Meter Finals – Tokyo 2021

Elaine Thompson-Herah confirmed her place among the pantheon of sprint greats as she secured an unprecedented women’s 100m-200m double-double with a sensational victory over the longer distance in Tokyo.            Continue reading

GUYANA HISTORY: FUH ALL AHWEE! – By Ted Eric Matthews 

(Was Before Emancipation, Was Before Haiti)

FUH ALL AHWEE! – By Ted Eric Matthews 

Remember 1762? Remember Plantations Goedland and Goed Fortuin up dee Berbice River. What a brave and heroic thirty -six they were! They struck a blow for Liberty, for us—–the audacity!—–Then pursued, hunted, killed, severely punished! Remember 1763? (was before Haiti).

Remember Magdalenburg, Providence, Hollandia, Lillianburg up dee Canjie River. Break the chains! Break out! Burn! Chop! Free ourselves! Free yourselves! Run Massa run! Run missy run! Massa day done!      Continue reading