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5 Reasons why Pearlie Kay is furious over Trump's win & why I hate to do this article

5. PEARLIE KAY  holds close to her heart traditional Marxist views. The economy is the superstructure! But does the new President-elect think as much for every proletariat? 284 more words

Radically Peo

»Das hat mich sehr erschüttert«

Interview mit Jephta Nguherimo über den Völkermord an den Herero und Nama und koloniale Geschmacklosigkeiten in Hamburg: Der Aktivist und Forscher lebt in Washington, D.C. und ist Mitbegründer des Ovaherero/Mbanderu and Nama Genocide Institute (ONGI) in den USA. 469 more words

"And Now, the Rest of the Story": Simone Leigh at the Hammer Museum

Last week my latest review of Simone Leigh’s exhibit was featured on Arts.Black.com.  The piece takes a close look at two of the strong influences found in Leigh’s work, the Herero and the Cupboard. 209 more words

Contemporary Art

Confronting Colonial Legacy With Positivity: a visit to Namibia

Walking through the town centre of the west Namibian settlement of Swakopmund, it can initially be easy to forget that one is in Africa. Indeed, a tourist could almost be forgiven for thinking that they have been transplanted back to Europe. 1,567 more words

Africa

On October 2, 1904, German General Lothar von Trotha decreed the egregious Vernichtungsbefehl(extermination order) of the Herero people from Southwest Africa – the foundation of an ideology of genocide:

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News And Politics

Daughter of the Herero

This little girl was the daughter of a Herero woman who was selling traditional Herero dolls on the roadside just outside Twyfelfontein in Namibia.

Photography

Branntwein, Bibeln und Bananen

Stadtrundgang zu Hamburgs Kolonialgeschichte: vom Rathaus über den Hafenrand bis zum Bismarck-Denkmal am Freitag, 10. Juni 2016 um 16 Uhr. Keine andere Stadt in Deutschland hat von der europäischen Kolonialexpansion so stark profitiert wie Hamburg. 107 more words