Guyana, Trinidad & Tobago: Lusignan Massacre

“I've never felt so utterly hopeless about Guyana as I do today, and it weighs all the heavier in this prolonged season of hopelessness about my own country, my own society”: As news spreads about the horrific massacre in the town of Lusignan, Nicholas Laughlin‘s heart bleeds for Guyana.


  • Pinkey.DeAbreu

    i am in Canada and this took place in the back yard of my mother sister and my cousin lived in the same row of the people that get killed they stop as they get to his house i am sick by this i love guyana but dame this is senceless what did these people do to deserved such a death those kids my hearth bleed

  • Romanta

    There’s no word that can communicate how much it hurts to know that there are people who would kill just about anyone including KIDS for the sake of SENSELESS reasons.

    I came across the pictures of the people that were killed in recent MASSACRE in Guyana in one of the local newspaper in Queens, NY and just looking at the dead bodies – covered in blood, inner body parts showing from one child – made me speculate – what gives another person the right to take lives?

    Guyana is a rich land that is govern by THIEVES – no matter what the government says, THEY DON’T CARE FOR THE PEOPLE OF GUYANA NOR THE LAND! What has the president done to find those that commit such dreadful act over and over again? I’m sure if one of those people were from his family the results would have been different by now – RIGHT Bharrat Jagdeo?

    How do you people live knowing that your own kind is struggling daily? How do you go to bed and manage to sleep knowing that your lifestyle is causing the poor to go to bed crying and hungry?

    It is said, that the world is a cruel place, but the truth is…the World is FULL of CRUEL PEOPLE!

    The only way Guyana will ever see a day of salvation for ever class of people is if the country gets help from a foreign country like the USA.

  • The question remains not who, when and where, Question where and how many next time? Guyana is run by Thugs of a different kind, Like any power they will hang on to power simply by not pushing the buttons or seriously addressing the issues that can cause a political rift they choose the cowards way simply stay silent and it will all go away.
    Why address the issue since it can have only negative impact?
    Why subject the “Party” to racial issues?
    The PPP is doing exactly what a real cowards will do roll with the punches, hang in there, it will all blow over.
    Ray Charles (God Bless his Soul) can see through this.
    More to come.

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