Open letter to CARICOM heads of government

Re: ‘Caribbean Holocaust Day’: October 12 as the ‘International Day for Reparations’ – Resolution to the United Nation.

This open letter to CARICOM Heads of Government is my latest attempt to share with our leaders the importance of placing a resolution before the United Nations General Assembly for October 12 to be designated as the International Day for Reparations, and the imperative for Barbados to be the country to table the resolution on behalf of CARICOM. Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves conclusion about Barbados after his research is that; Barbados is not only a country, but is also an idea. If this is correct, then for the resolution to be submitted by Barbados would allow Barbados to repair some of the damage caused by its enactment of the Slave Code of…

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