PNC gov’t killed Rodney -Karen de Souza tells CoI

Human rights activist Karen de Souza yesterday said that she felt the PNC government killed Working People’s Alliance (WPA) co-leader Dr. Walter Rodney since then Prime Minister Forbes Burnham had been issuing threats to the party and it was believed that the government had already had a hand in the deaths of two of its members.

Addressing members of the Commission of Inquiry (CoI) into Rodney’s death yesterday at the Supreme Court Law Library, de Souza opined that Rodney had “finally been killed by the government.”

The CoI has been set up to ascertain, among other things, the circumstances that led to the death of Dr Rodney, a renowned Caribbean intellectual and political activist who  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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