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Stories From Rhodesia

from Helga’s blog | The Daily Blog of Helga

For those who lived in Zimbabwe prior to 1979, we knew the country as Rhodesia. After Abel Muzorewa became Prime Minister, for 6 months, it was Zimbabwe Rhodesia. 159 more words


Responding, Not Reacting to Racism

My internet connection has been erratic for the past two weeks… meaning I’ve had a lot of free time to frequent a favourite place: my solitude. 1,732 more words



I hope this poem sets the tone for my creative blog. This was my first serious attempt at writing poetry in Form I at Queen Elizabeth High School in Salisbury, Rhodesia, in 1958. 148 more words



Over a month ago I hung out with two of my closest friends. I hadn’t seen or been around them for a while. I had a great time that day and I also felt great.



Not Your Average Girl

Anthropology Friday: In the Shadow of Man (pt. 2/5): War

Welcome back to our discussion of Jane Goodall’s In the Shadow of Man, an account of chimpanzee life in the Gombe National Park, Tanzania. I enjoyed this book quite a bit; my chief difficulty has been deciding which parts to excerpt for you. 3,053 more words

Human Migration, Cultures, And Species Of Exit

Fell Off

Sometimes when you fall off, you fall off hard. That’s what happened to me. I haven’t posted anything on here for a whileeeeeeee. I also hadn’t uploaded anything on my Youtube channel for about a month as well. 158 more words

Not Your Average Girl

Rhodesia’s Death, Europe’s Funeral


On November 11, 1965, Rhodesia, a self-governing British territory since 1923, declared itself a sovereign nation. The last country to declare UDI had been the United States two centuries earlier. 862 more words

Historical Revisionism