The Guyanese Organizations Against Racism (GOAR), which comprises 25 groups in the New York tristate area, says it will host a series of activities from Aug. 15 – 17, including a massive “Guyanese Organizations Against PPP Apartheid Governance, Racism & Injustice” march and rally on Sunday, Aug, 15, 2020, in Brooklyn.

“The events are to create awareness of the rapidly deteriorating political, social, economic situation in Guyana; pervasive racial injustice against African Guyanese and other non-PPP (incumbent People’s Progressive Party) supporters; the PPP misuse of the criminal justice system and Guyana Police Force as a vendetta hit squad against Black citizens,” Rickford Burke, co-chair of GOAR and president of the Brooklyn-based Caribbean Guyana Institute for Democracy (CGID), a GOAR member, told Caribbean Life on Tuesday.

Rickford Burke, president of the Brooklyn, New York-based Caribbean Guyana Institute for Democracy (CGID), addressing hundreds of Guyanese at a rally in Brooklyn. Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across NYC

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