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Recognizing Defenders of Democracy: Deserving Candidates to be Conferred with “Order...

By Dr. Tara Singh  Guyana’s President, His Excellency Dr Irfaan M Ali, announced on March 2, 2021 the establishment of a national award to be...

Prakash Churaman, Guyanese Immigrant to South Queens, Fighting for His Freedom

By Aminta Kilawan Narine, Esq. This is the kind of story you’d see on a Netflix series. Prakash Churaman, was just 15 years old when...

Legislation Introduced for ‘Dreamers’ to Earn Green Card, US Citizenship

WASHINGTON, Mar 4, CMC – Caribbean American Democratic Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke on Wednesday introduced legislation in the United States House of Representatives that...

Jamaican American Lawyer Becomes First Black Woman to Lead ACLU

NEW YORK, CMC – Jamaican American lawyer and law professor Deborah Archer is the new president of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). She was...

Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions & Leos

By Lion Naidoo R. Veerapen Secretary, Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club, Inc.   Our previous article discussed the background to the establishment of the Lions as...

A Nightingale Sings With the Angels!

Tribute to Seeta Panday By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine Yesterday, when we were young, there were many songs to be sung. You sang from the heart, and...

Read Across America Day 2021

Reading 20 Minutes Per Day Adds up to Reading 1,800,000 Words Per Year! By Chaitram Aklu The U. S. Department of Education reported in 2020 that...

Immigrant Advocates Welcome Introduction of Legislation to Overhaul US Immigration

As Biden Promises Pathway to Citizenship for Millions of Immigrants By Nelson A. King NEW YORK, Feb. 22, CMC – New York immigrant rights advocates have...

COVID-19 Vaccine Roll-out Among Topics for Discussion When CARICOM Heads Meet

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Feb. 22, CMC – The roll-out of COVID-19 vaccines will be among the major matters for deliberation when CARICOM Heads of Government...

Guyanese Nightingale Seeta Panday Passes On

By Dr. Vishnu Bisram Guyanese nightingale, Melody Queen Seeta Panday has passed on in New York. She reportedly died of COVID-19 related issues on Sunday...