Chuck Gordon

Chuck Gordon

Calypsonians should maintain their status as the only true opposition of any ruling government. That is the strong stance adopted by Trinbago Unified Calypsonians’ Organisation (TUCO) president Brother Resistance (Lutalo Masimba) in the face of renewed national discourse surrounding this country’s sedition law.

The Sedition Act, establish during colonial rule, was thrust into the national psyche after former Public Services Association (PSA) president Watson Duke was arrested by police for an alleged breech of the Sedition Act. Duke told Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley, via a television interview, to “hush yuh stink mouth” after Rowley questioned the productivity of public sector employees.

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