Reclaiming Africa’s History from the West

History is one of the most powerful tools a people can utilize in building a sense of national identity and pride, towards social, cultural and economic advancement.  A people without a true sense of their history lack a clear direction for the future.  The foundations of Africa’s history as it is today researched and disseminated, for the … Continue reading Reclaiming Africa’s History from the West

Black (or White?) History Month

The month of February 2011 is widely celebrated as Black History month in the United States. The celebration often transcends the domestic shores of its country of origin to gain widespread recognition and media coverage in other Western and non-Western nations. Although termed Black History Month, the celebration in focuses on the achievements of the … Continue reading Black (or White?) History Month