Every Pan-Africanist, African Academic and most African/Black activists know of or have studied about the great Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. Some of these great folks may have been around during the time when Dr. Nkrumah was working to achieve Pan-Africanism. Many in my generation were either barely thought of or an infant when he made his … More Where was Nkrumah on Founders Day?
The mighty beast of justice has been awaken in the people. Africans all over the world have become sick and tired of being the whipping posts of the oppressor. The oppressor in this case is the capitalists who control the majority of the world’s resources. Capitalism is an economic system which is generally defined as, … More Ferguson to Ouagadougou to Rio-“The People’s Protest”
Ebola is one of many challenges that face people of African descent on the continent and in the Diaspora. While, it is front and center on all traditional and new media outlets it is yet another issue that will not be resolved without Pan-Africanism. Defined at the “Total Liberation and Unification of Africa-Under Scientific Socialism” … More Ebola will only be destroyed by Pan-Africanism
The book Americanah by author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (http://chimamanda.com/books/americanah/) is a great read for anyone who wants to dig into the challenges that continental born Africans face when immigrating to the Western World. It tackles the concept of race and racism in a world where it is often a taboo subject or the writer … More Americanah-Africa’s Brain Drain
Kwame Nkrumah the first president of independent Ghana and one of the most revered Pan-Africanists set the bar high for Pan-Africanist for years to come. Over 57 years after the independence of Ghana, when Dr. Nkrumah declared that “Ghana’s Independence was meaningless without the total liberation of Africa”; Pan-Africanists are organizing conferences, demonstrations, speaking, organizing … More 2014 Kwame Nkrumah International Conference