theme: more to life than consumerism
Tags » Imperalism
Today is Chinua Achebe’s 87th birthday. Although he’s not alive to celebrate, he has established a legacy as the father of modern African literature. His works have defined an era that deals with themes such as masculinity within African culture, the sociopolitical effects of colonialism in Africa, and coming to grips about culture change. 704 more words
BY SANDINO MORAZÁN
No electricity, no running water, mounting trash and spreading disease.
Imagine being forced to live under these circumstances weeks after being struck by one of the world’s deadliest hurricanes. 690 more words
Empire, as defined by Oxford dictionary, is “an extensive group of states or countries ruled over by a single monarch, an oligarchy, or a sovereign state.” The application of empires throughout human history has been able to unite all people since imperialism has played a crucial role in the development of every state’s or country’s’ history. 1,024 more words
Colston Hall, a renowned music venue and concert hall in Bristol, is once more the target of a petition to have its name changed. Colston Hall was named after Edward Colston, a rich official of the Royal African Company, which held the monopoly on slave trading in Britain during the 17th and 18th century. 44 more words