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August 22, 2019
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August 22, 2019

How much do we love our liberty?

T&T first Prime Minister, Dr Eric Williams

By Leela Ramdeen, Chair, CCSJ & Director, CREDI

On Saturday, August 31, we will celebrate 57 years of independence. Firstly, let us give thanks to God for leading us out of the bondage of colonialism. Give thanks also to those intrepid men and women who sacrificed and fought for our independence, our political emancipation, and for the many gifts and blessings that God has given to us.

I am in London at the moment and have been listening to the suggestions of friends and relatives about what we need to do in T&T to build our nation, to take us out of the morass of crime, corruption, poverty, social exclusion etc.

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