amos sawyer Tributes 

1945-2022: Amos Claudius Sawyer, the political icon and progressive academic

    By Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh Amos C. Sawyer is the professor whose class you always wanted to take – that political science class – that government class that you dreaded so much but you took it anyway because your professor’s name happens to be “Moos,” Dr. Amos Claudius Sawyer. The glowing sentiments from his former students which seemed to be unanimous, speaks of the clear-minded, gutsy intellectual lens he brings to his classroom, his lectures, and political engagements. I was never his student and I never sat in his classroom.…

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amos sawyer /alchetron Tributes 

Progressive Leader, Amos Claudius Sawyer was larger than national statesmanship: 1945-2022

By Samuel D. Tweah jr. MONROVIA – Amos Claudius Sawyer was larger than national statesmanship; he encompassed a moral voice in an age of amoral politics; a moral political tutor who helped to pull Liberia back from the precipice of annihilation. He defined an era of restless resistance to monstrous and grievous national wrongs. This is why his passing on February 16, 2022, leaves an irreplaceable national void to be filled only by national recourse to the mores, values, and principles that propelled him to heights of national significance. My…

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