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Guyana: Remembering Walter Rodney

Written by Matthew Hunte On 18 May 2014 @ 18:40 pm | 1 Comment

In Caribbean, English, Ethnicity & Race, Freedom of Speech, Governance, Guyana, Ideas, Literature, Politics, Quick Reads, Youth

I wish I could wish you a good afternoon. But I believe that if I could hear souls whisper…Dr. Rodney’s soul would say that it is not a good day. How can it be…when our children are being raped, beaten and shot…when the nation witnesses such injustice in silence?

Sara Bharrat presents her speech at the inaugural [1] Walter Rodney Foundation Creative Writing Competition.


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[1] Sara Bharrat presents her speech at the inaugural: http://sarabharrat.wordpress.com/2014/05/16/break-your-silence-speech-delivered-at-the-award-ceremony-of-the-inaugural-walter-rodney-foundation-creative-writing-competition/

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