Neo-Colonialism, the Last Stage of imperialism Kwame Nkrumah 1965 INTRODUCTION THE neo-colonialism of today represents imperialism in its final and perhaps its most dangerous stage. In the past it was possible to convert a country upon which a neo-colonial regime had been imposed —Egypt in the nineteenth century is an example — into a colonial territory. Today … Continue reading Neo-Colonialism, the Last Stage of imperialism
My father was a slave and my people died to build this country, and I'm going to stay right here and have a part of it, just like you. And no facist-minded people like you will drive me away from it. Is that clear ? Paul Robeson 19 Can African People Save Themselves ? … Continue reading Can African People Save Themselves ?
Chi in Igbo cosmology by Chinua Achebe There are two clearly distinct meanings of the word chi in Igbo. The first is often translated as god, guardian angel, personal spirit, soul, spirit-double etc. the second meaning is day or daylight but it most commonly used for those transitional periods between day and night or … Continue reading Chi in Igbo cosmology
Book of the Month: How Europe Underdeveloped Africa pdf This book derives from a concern with the contemporary African situation. It delves into the past only because otherwise it would be impossible to understand how the present came into being and what the trends are for the near future. In the search for an understanding … Continue reading Book of the Month: How Europe Underdeveloped Africa pdf
Fellow Young African Pioneers, on this day March 6th, 1957, Ghana became the first independent African state through the effort of great Osagyefo Kwame Nkrumah, and others who struggled had to gain independence for Ghana. Osagyefo Kwame Nkrumah on becoming the first independent leader of Ghana, revealed his hopes and aspirations for Ghana and the rest of Africa … Continue reading Tribute to: Osagyefo Kwame Nkrumah
‘The ideological deficiency, not to say the total lack of ideology, within the national liberation movements--which is basically due to ignorance of the historical reality which these movements claim to transform--constitutes one of the greatest weaknesses of our struggle against imperialism, if not the greatest weakness of all. We believe, however, that a sufficient number … Continue reading Cabral: Exemplary light and guide for the pan-African and socialist revolution
Dedicated to The Members of my Philosophy Club, without whose encouragement and assistance this book would not have been written. AUTHOR’S NOTE Since the publication of the first edition of Consciencism in 1964, the African Revolution has decisively entered a new phase, the phase of armed struggle. In every part of our continent, African … Continue reading Book of The Month: Consciencism