History Channel Portrays Hannibal as Black…..Ignorance Fights Back
HISTORY / POLITICS

History Channel Portrays Hannibal as Black…..Ignorance Fights Back

  read more here- http://atlantablackstar.com/2016/06/07/history-channel-portrays-hannibal-as-black-white-people-cry-foul-over-historical-revisionism/?utm_content=buffer76c9f&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer   ” In the Punic wars, the man came with his army riding on elephants, something the Romans had never seen before. Why on earth anyone would think he was anything other than dark/brown/black skinned is beyond me.” – Vasilena V Continue reading

“Just because we’re magic doesn’t mean we’re not real.” – Jesse Williams
CULTURE / HISTORY

“Just because we’re magic doesn’t mean we’re not real.” – Jesse Williams

A lot of people didn’t understand the JT backlash….A lot of people prefer the ahistoric narrative…..false comparisons ..completely, actively ignoring the unfairness of society……The historic realities of oppression and suppression till this current day…..and of the significant number of people that have chosen to see negativity in Jesse William’s speech, i am yet to see … Continue reading

Thoughts On The Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s GOAL1)
HISTORY / LEGISLATION / POLITICS

Thoughts On The Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s GOAL1)

While on the surface and based on the metrics of the MDG’s, Africa failed to meet targets, It is important to understand the root causes of these failures. Historical context Source: United nations economic commission for Africa(ECA), MDG 2014 report ; Assessing progress in Africa towards the millennium development goals. Historically, Africa’s  per capita income … Continue reading