Politics

Colonial Mentality II

“Imperialism leaves behind germs of rot which we must clinically detect and remove from our land but from our minds as well.” ― Frantz Fanon Colonial mentality means actions, thinking, behaviors, ideals, philosophies, and other characteristics (visible to the eyes and perceptive to mind) identified with benighted forces of belated colonialism in it various forms… Continue reading Colonial Mentality II

History

Book of the Month: Age of Reason

PART FIRST. IT has been my intention, for several years past, to publish my thoughts upon religion. I am well aware of the difficulties that attend the subject, and from that consideration, had reserved it to a more advanced period of life. I intended it to be the last offering I should make to my… Continue reading Book of the Month: Age of Reason

Culture, Politics

Fela: Colonial Mentality

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=usnznJZ0XvA Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, means "the one who emanates greatness, who carries death in his quiver and who cannot be killed by human entity". Fela was a African musical icon, political activist as well as a Pan-Africanist who advocated for good governance and cultural resuscitation of Africa. In this video Fela talks about "Colonial Mentality" that… Continue reading Fela: Colonial Mentality