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Have Afro-Guyanese Become Like Afro-Brazilians?

The following commentary, written by renowned columnist, Freddie Kissoon, appeared in Guyana’s Kaiteur News Online. By Freddie Kissoon Kaiteur News Columnist Today I will walk into the National Park with some of my African Guyanese activist friends. I will meet ...

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OPINION: How To End The Gaza War

OPINION: How To End The Gaza War

By Emile Nakhleh Guest Writer WASHINGTON, DC (IPS) – As the killing and destruction rages on in Gaza, and as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the Hamas leadership exchange recriminations and threats, key regional and world players must accept ...

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The Great Emancipation Myths

By Rupert Johnson There has always been a great euphoria among people of African ancestry in the West Indies and Canada with regard to Emancipation Day on August 1. But amidst this widespread celebratory feeling, we should also rid our ...

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Jamaica: 52 Years Strong

Jamaica: 52 Years Strong

By Dwain Wellington Rattray Pride Editorial Operations Manager The island’s spirit always enchants my soul. Jamaica is more than sand, sea and sun; it is more that reggae music and jerk chicken or jerk pork. The “Land of Wood and ...

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Braless? To Be or Not To Be

Braless? To Be or Not To Be

By L. Ardor Pride Columnist Prior to birthing my daughter I was a smallish and perky 36B, I celebrated fully, ditching my bra on numerous occasions and allowing my breasts to just be breasts. Fast forward to my post baby, ...

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U.S. And President Obama’s Image Remains Positive Worldwide

By Jim Lobe IPS Washington Bureau Chief WASHINGTON, D.C. (IPS) – While Republicans and other right-wingers claim that President Barack Obama has inflicted unprecedented damage on Washington’s global reputation, a major new global survey suggests that the image of the U.S. ...

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