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Where I Stand 24/05/2016

With all of the Frantz Fanon worship going around I thought that I would finally read The Wretched of the Earth cover-to-cover – rather than just dealing with the chapters one is dished out at universities.   643 more words

Where I Stand

Anti-Colonialism Day: Leaders who fought bravely against slavery...

CARIBBEAN/THE WORLD.  To mark World Anti-Colonialism day, teleSUR presents five Caribbean leaders who fought bravely against slavery, fascism and colonialism (Barbadians DID NOT fight against these regimes). 789 more words


No good in colonisation

The definition of colonisation, as deduced in the previous article, is the dehumanisation of a people. It cannot therefore be viewed as being synonymous to civilisation, as it is in its nature anti-civilisation. 625 more words

On orphans, adoption, and Islam.

Many thanks to Asma Uddin and @AltMuslimah for allowing me the space to reply to the previous article I cited a few days ago. An excerpt: 190 more words


Aren't we Animals?

As promised, I will come back to last week’s conference, held in a Seminary in Lodz, Poland – where I presented my paper with the above title. 1,362 more words

Let's Get Violent

In Frantz Fanon’s book, The Wretched of the Earth, Fanon makes the controversial claim that violence is justified in resisting colonial oppression. Gillo Pontecorvo’s… 2,046 more words

Challenges Of Modernity

Are South Africans Free? - A Review

Are South Africans Free? by Lawrence Hamilton

Nelson Mandela, in his Long Walk To Freedom, wrote that South Africans have ‘merely achieved the freedom to be free’. 3,041 more words

South Africa