Speeches

March 18, 2008

Eulogy for Trevor Clarence Carter

The following eulogy was delivered by prof. Gus John on March 18th, 2008, at St. Augustine’s Church, in London, where the the funeral mass was held. I extend greetings and condolences to Corinne, Dian-Marie, Michel, Claudia and to […]
April 21, 2007

Remembering the Holocaust of Empire: time for acknowledgment, repentance and restitution

This speech was delivered at the TUC Black Workers Conference of 2007. Comrades and Friends, Standing in this place, at this time, let me pay homage to the Spirit of our Ascended Ancestors. To the Spirit of all […]
April 9, 2007

Born to be great: promoting the achievement of black Caribbean boys

The following speech was delivered on April 9th, 2007, during the National Union of Teachers‘ Conference in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. President, General Secretary, distinguished guests, comrades and friends. It has been a privilege and an honour to […]
February 12, 2005

Pearl Connor Mogotsi’s memorial

The following eulogy was delivered on February 12th, 2005, in the Church of the Ascension, Wembley Park, London. On 11 February 2005, an indomitable spirit took flight.  The spirit of a woman who from a very early […]

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