LIVE NOW: 5th walk for Peace, Justice and Prosperity

The fifth peaceful march organized by Atherton Martin entitled the “March for Peace, Justice and Prosperity” takes place today.

It is expected that Dr. Thomson Fontaine, will join the walk.

Dr. Fontaine was arrested by the police when he returned to Dominica on Saturday last week in fulfilment of a bench warrant issued for his arrest in 2018.

DNO is once again live streaming the event.

The video link is provided below.

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20 Comments

  1. BVI
    April 29, 2022

    The street walk must make some changes, including going around the Financial Center several time. You also don’t need a permit to walk around a building (our building).

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    • Gary
      May 2, 2022

      Have you heard of willful ignorance, well if not that is what you are displaying with your comment, be content with your understanding.

      • Marty
        May 15, 2022

        Have YOU heard of stupidness, well if not that is what you are displaying.

  2. BobD
    April 27, 2022

    How IRONIC. having benefited from what Dominica have had to offer, these BASTARDS are now calling for PJP. Light Skin Dominicans, with a history of hidden prejudices are the ones in the forefront leading, or mis-leading all who are willing to listen. At the end of it all , the ones with the Drum Major mentality will commit acts of ignorance to forward their cause. The Spirits are watching.

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    • Francisco Etienne-Dods Telemaque
      April 29, 2022

      Bob; that’s a very stupid comment; you need to accept the old bourgeoisie generation are long dead!
      There was a time when a Dominica born Syrian man would not talk to a black woman in public, nor a Syrian woman: Tony Astaphan is of Syrian decent; he is married to a Bird of Antigua who is Black!

      One of his uncles a might be deceased now operated a motor mechanic shop on Bath Road opposite the convent high school way back in the 1950’s married to a black woman; one of their sons name Hugo, the other name Micheal.

      One of their grandsons have Children with the late Mona George Dill daughter, in jail in California, he was raised by my cousin Lois Robinson.

      So, this thing about light skin Dominican is total nonsense; you are in the 21st century seems to be displaying some bigotry and prejudice!
      Skin color don’t mean squat in Dominica these days.

      Learn this people need each other, we are dependent on each other, that’s how the world revolve!

      • Gary
        May 2, 2022

        Why don’t you read and understand a comment before you respond, is there something wrong with your cognitive understanding. You must study yourself, not other people, at your age this is not how you should be behaving.

        • Francisco Etienne-Dods Telemaque
          May 8, 2022

          Gary, I totally understand; but the prejudices of the past in Dominica have long dissipated.

          What people need to is concentrate on the future rather than living in the past. The reality is simply this: In the 21st century we know that prejudice an bigotry still exists in certain places in the world.

          Nevertheless, we should learn to deal with it whenever we find it lifting its ugly head.
          Dominicans lie too much in the past; as a result we chase every white person who lived and contributed to the development of the country, and that is why ours is the poorest island in the Caribbean.

          Unlike Barbados which tolerated a large British born population, and if you review; all of the other islands in the Caribbean you will find that their success are all due to the tolerance they maintained for a mixture of different ethnicity and culture on their islands.

          I can give you incidents where a white British family was stoned of a beach in Castle Bruce in 1964.
          There are other…

  3. Braindamage
    April 27, 2022

    Calling on Clown, DS and Dog Bite Man to try to help raise some funs for the Marchers …. in helping to provide lunch and water for next Wednesday’s March.
    Today was grand. It’s getting grander and grander…kudos to Athie, Dr. Fontaine and all the marchers today.
    Nothing does not change without a revolution..

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    • Man bite dogs
      April 28, 2022

      If the matchers hungry let them eat dogs and drink caster oil, lazy bunch of disgusting idlers good for nothing this is my prayer to them !!!!!!!

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  4. Man bite dogs
    April 27, 2022

    What a load of laundry dirty towels I have recognised some illiterate people in that video wed,27 Apr. That could not tell which day of the week it is my wife has been putting pen to paper for them because they could not fill the forms properly to get their goods, how could they be protesting when most don’t understand what it’s that they are protesting about, My God some black people is something else.

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    • Ibo France
      April 28, 2022

      @Thug Dog

      You just confirmed what we all knew all the time. Your ghost writer has been revealed. It’s your wife. What she has done for others (stated by you), she is doing for you.

      She is just barely better than you. Birds of a feather flock together. You married the right person. You are perfectly matched.

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  5. Lin clown
    April 27, 2022

    Want this shamess,unemployed,lazy UWP sons of Satan know,that the Dominica they are marching,walking and singing in,was built by Roosevelt Skerrit after Maria.TRAITORS.

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    • Ibo France
      April 28, 2022

      You have seen and felt the momentum? It’s the reason these WALKS have you so infuriated. Be very careful not to rupture a blood vessel in your ragworm brain. A ragworm is the animal with the smallest brain.

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  6. April 27, 2022

    Athie dressed up like the late Yassar Arafat with that turban on his head. Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown. Athie got no peace in his life. Someone is harassing him. Athie, be serious and get a life, man. Dominica is just fine. Only a set of stupid, imbecile people who indulges in your crap. Take a trip to North Korea and compare North Korea to Dominica. Tell me what you find. Any similarities, any dissimilarities?

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  7. JAH KAL
    April 27, 2022

    We are not there.

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  8. Wanda
    April 27, 2022

    An so-called environmentalist waving a plastic water bottle. Pretty much sums this guy up.

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    • Frank N Stein
      April 28, 2022

      Its a biodgrable plastic but you dont know that :mrgreen:

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  9. Roger Burnett
    April 27, 2022

    These walks reflect the true spirit of those who, in past times, have peacefully campaigned for civil rights elsewhere in the world; not least Dr. Martin Luther King and Mohandas Gandhi.

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  10. JAH KAL
    April 27, 2022

    Thanks DNO for the live coverage we are no there in person but in spirit .

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