US Senators call on President David Granger ‘ to honour the will of the Guyanese people and concede’

US Senators call on President David Granger ‘ to honour  the will of the Guyanese people and concede’

WASHINGTON– Four Senators, members of the United States Foreign Relations Committee, in a joint statement,  last week  described as “unacceptable”, the non-release of the official results of Guyana’s disputed, March 2 election. The statement, issued by Jim Risch and Bob Menendez, Chairman and Ranking Member, respectively, of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and Marco Rubio […]

L’Oreal to remove words like ‘whitening’ from skin products

L’Oreal to remove words like ‘whitening’  from skin products

PARIS – French cosmetics giant L’Oreal said  on Saturday that it will remove words like “whitening” from its skin care products, a move that comes amid global protests against racism sparked by the death of George Floyd in the United States. The company said in a statement Saturday that it “has decided to remove the […]

Americans must not allow this opportunity for positive change to be squandered

Americans must not allow this opportunity for positive change to be squandered

  Last week, President Donald Trump decided that regardless of the Coronavirus pandemic, he was going to launch  his 2020  presidential campaign. Frankly, I have no problem with his decision to start his campaign but I am concerned that at his recent rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma where temperature testing was conducted and facemasks handed out, […]

Support the Equal Justice Initiative

Support the Equal Justice Initiative

The Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) is committed to ending mass incarceration and excessive punishment in the United States, to challenging racial and economic injustice, and to protecting basic human rights for the most vulnerable people in American society. Founded in 1989 by Bryan Stevenson, a widely acclaimed public interest lawyer and best-selling author of Just […]

Michael Jordan joins sports world’s call for change after death of George Floyd

Michael Jordan joins sports world’s call for change  after death of George Floyd

LOS ANGELES — National Basketball Association (NBA) legend Michael Jordan decried “ingrained racism” in the United States as the sports world’s reaction to the death of unarmed black man George Floyd leapt leagues and continents. “I am deeply saddened, truly pained and plain angry,” Jordan said on Sunday as protests over Floyd’s death on May […]

The US must face the racial issue it has avoided since slavery

The US must face the racial issue it has avoided  since slavery

By Carlton  Joseph This week The Caribbean Camera celebrates 30 years of service to the citizens of Canada.  The planned celebrations and revenues have been impacted by the COVID- 19 pandemic but Canadians are thankful that the government has initiated programs that keep the country reasonably functional.  In the United States, police brutality against Black […]

Japanese-Haitian tennis star Naomi Osaka is the highest-paid female athlete

Japanese-Haitian tennis star Naomi Osaka is the highest-paid female athlete

Tennis Star, Japanese-Haitian tennis star Naomi Osaka is the highest-paid female athlete According to Forbes, the Japanese-Haitian athlete earned a total of $37.4 million USD from prize money and endorsements between June 2019 and May 2020. Osaka is currently backed by 15 endorsement partners ranging from Nissan Motor, Shiseido and Yonex, with almost all of […]

June declared National Caribbean-American Heritage Month

June declared National Caribbean-American Heritage Month

WASHINGTON  – United States President Donald Trump has declared June, National Caribbean-American Heritage Month, saying that Caribbean Americans have contributed to the success, spirit, and character of the country. “For generations, their skills, knowledge, innovation and initiative have enhanced and advanced many aspects of our society,” said Trump in a White House proclamation. He noted […]

Britain, Brexit and an impending crisis

Britain, Brexit and an impending crisis

By David Jessop A moment will come at the end of June when the European Union and Britain will hold a virtual high-level meeting to decide whether enough progress has been made to meet their agreed deadline for a post-Brexit trade relationship. Under the UK withdrawal agreement, both sides currently have until 31 December this […]

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