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Are the white people to blame?

Why is Africa underdeveloped? Is it the fault of the white people or the fault of Africans themselves?

I’m an International relations student and in all my three years so far in the university, the topic of… 677 more words


A gift given is a weapon in hand

A friend and I go swimming with our kids. She doesn’t have a costume so she borrows the one I used when I was pregnant, which no longer fits me. 344 more words


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The unasked question


Noel Ihebuzor


We came to the chattering room. 

we asked questions. 

flashes and smiles flashed

their Switches timed to perfection

and the question not asked… 35 more words


Thinking about development

I need to keep a journal for one of my postgrad papers, so I thought I’d post my entries here too. The first question is about development (of course) and what it actually is. 745 more words


In the heart of Chennai and yet Invisible - The Kallukuttai slum

Just 3 kilometers from the prestigious institute of  IIT Madras and adjacent to the multi-storied buildings of the Cognizant office, lies Kallukuttai, one of the biggest slums of Chennai. 589 more words