The Guyanese diaspora is a very accomplished, complex and successful community that is also highly nuanced. Being doubly diasporic and from a variety of backgrounds add to this complexity. The sophisticated second and third generations adds a further dimension to
WARNING: This story contains distressing details. Thursday marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada, a new federal statutory holiday to honour the lost children and survivors of residential schools as well as their families and communities.
Orginally Posted: September 19, 2021 By: Loop News Have you ever wondered what is the most common surname in Guyana? How about how many other people in the world share the same last name with you and in what countries?
British Guyanese born Golda Rosheuvel star as Queen Charlotte in Netflix’s smash hit period drama Bridgerton
Originally Posted: September 13, 2021 By: Nathan Katnoria Golda Rosheuvel: get to know the Bridgerton actress Here’s your NTK about the Queen Charlotte actress Even if you’re not one of the 82million viewers who saw Golda Rosheuvel star as Queen
Canada’s 9/11 lesson for the world: Stranded American recalls unfathomable ‘compassion’ in Gander, Newfoundland, 20 years later
Originally Posted: September 10, 2021 By: Elisabetta Bianchini Diane Davis, former teacher at Gander Academy in Newfoundland, was there when the school housed nearly hundreds of stranded passengers after the grounding of U.S. flights on September 11, 2001, following the
Warm Comfort: Storing donor lungs at warmer temperatures raises organ quality & extends preservation window – Congratulations to Dr. Aadil Ali, our Canadian Guyanese Congress colleague, on his research and published article
Warm Comfort Storing donor lungs at warmer temperatures raises organ quality & extends preservation window. Current approaches for preserving donated lungs involve cold storage at 4°C. New research explores the potential benefits of storing lungs at warmer temperatures. Researchers
Canada captures world championship gold for first time since 2012 – Team Canada defeated the U.S. 3-2 in overtime to win gold at the women’s World Hockey Championship.
Originally Posted: August 31, 2021 By: Donna Spencer, The Canadian Press CALGARY — Canada claimed its first women’s world hockey championship in almost a decade Tuesday when Marie-Philip Poulin scored the overtime winner in a 3-2 victory over the United
Orginally Posted: May 26, 2017 By: Asaf Shimoni FEW PEOPLE KNOW THAT PORTUGUESE JEWS HELPED SHAPE LANGUAGES IN THE SOUTHEASTERN CARIBBEAN, THAT THE ILLEGITIMATE CHILDREN OF SURINAMESE JEWISH PLANTATION OWNERS HELPED SEIZE CONTROL OF 80 PERCENT OF THE DUTCH COLONY
New York Governor Kathy Hochul picks New York State Sen. Brian Benjamin of Guyanese/Jamaican heritage for Lieutenant Governor.
Orginally Posted: August 27, 2021 By: Nelson A. King Newly-installed New York Governor, Kathy Hochul announced on Thursday the selection of Caribbean American New York State Sen. Brian Benjamin for lieutenant governor. Benjamin, 44, the son of a Guyanese mother and
Orginally Posted: August 23, 2021 By: Becky Robertson Despite last year’s spike in incidents of gun violence, stunt driving and more amid lockdown, Toronto was just ranked the second safest city in the world, coming only behind Copenhagen, which regularly places high on lists of the best and