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Under this brown skin, living in this black body,

Yesterday, there was a program on BBC 2 titled Britain’s forgotten Slave Owners, a well researched Documentary by David Olusoga , a British-Nigerian Historian and Broadcaster, who explored the price … Continue reading

July 17, 2015 · 1 Comment

The historical disadvantage of Africa

The start of the transatlantic slave trade around the year 1519 was the beginning of tragic events that systematically displaced millions of people in Africa.  By the time the last … Continue reading

June 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Should we pay reparations – The Big Questions

I saw this video this morning. I’m embarrassed that I hadn’t seen it before, but again, I don’t own a television, so its easy to miss things. This is how … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Cecil Rhodes: He can never be an African hero

The issue of Cecil Rhodes’s statue being pelted with excrement has deeper issues, of the emerging free thinking young Africans who do not want to be influenced by warped views … Continue reading

March 24, 2015 · 2 Comments

Missionary or Mercenary [Part 2]: The circus of the Arab Slave Master

David Livingstone famously proclaimed of the East African slave trade,“Satan has his Seat,”. Here bubbled the sadistic orgy of the Sultans, Arab slave masters, tribal chief accomplices and other adventurers … Continue reading

January 30, 2013 · Leave a comment