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My Dream Essay Due Tomorrow is a Nightmare! Postcolonial history.

I don’t even know where to begin with it all. This is the actual topic I want to pursue in my thesis, which I can begin after I finish these damn units! 1,832 more words


a new govt in Guyana has always been my first, second & third priority

to say i was preoccupied with the removal of the repressive PPP govt would be an enormous understatement and mis-statement of the facts
i myself will not venture down that road trying to explain… 81 more words


Frantz Fanon: Concerning Violence

The following is an excerpt from Frantz Fanon’s The Wretched of the Earth, reprinted yesterday on the great blog Middle East Revised. Its relevance is plainly not only to the Middle East. 2,189 more words

Divide Et Impera

Ethical Encounters - The Special Ambiguity of Humanity

This is the second post in a series reflecting on contemporary global ethics that was originally organised as the Ethical Encounters in a Changing World… 3,581 more words


"We revolt simply because, for many reasons, we can no longer breathe!" #guyana

“When we revolt it’s not for a particular culture. We revolt simply because, for many reasons, we can no longer breathe” ― Frantz Fanon


Demise of Development and the Future of Anti-Colonialism: A New Narrative?

Jason Hickel, an LSE anthropologist, recently published a piece on the ‘death of development’. He argues that the lofty claims of eradicating poverty and making trade fair are stillborn good intentions, as they neglect the structures of poverty and ‘architecture of exploitation’. 948 more words