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November 19, 2020 ovp

Kaieteu News – Peeping Tom’s article, titled “Nationalize the Oil Blocks” (KN 12.11.20),quite rightly points out that “neither Cheddi Jagan nor Forbes Burnham would have allowed the country’s oil wealth to have been hijacked by the oil companies and by individuals who are acting as front men for political charlatans.” The Peeper was also right…

August 30, 2020 ovp

On behalf of the National Directorate and members of OVP (Organization for the Victory of the People), I wish to remind the Country Manager of ExxonMobil in Guyana, Alistair Routledge, that we are the descendants of Indigenous peoples; survivors of genocide, the Trans-Atlantic Trade in Captured Africans; survivors of a holocaust, and Indentureship; survivors of…

August 23, 2020 ovp

The People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) recently announced list of parliamentarians is eerily reminiscent of the class character of certain organizations of yesteryear, namely the Manpower Citizens’ Association, the National Democratic Party and the League of Coloured People. These organizations may be physically dead, but they are spiritually and ideologically alive in today’s PNCR. These…

May 31, 2020 ovp

What we commemorated this past Tuesday, May 26th, 2020, was ‘formal independence’. A shell without any substance, what Ugandan revolutionary activist and writer, Chango Machyow’Obanda refers to as ‘sham independence’. In 1966, after years of struggle, we obtained our own flag and national anthem, but little else. Forbes Burnham, like Kwame Nkrumah before him, realized…