What is the African Manifesto
The word African specifically relates to the indigenous people of the African continent and their descents in the Diaspora ( Caribbean , Americas , Arabia , etc). The race-nationality model such as that currently employed by African-American, African-Brazilian and African-Caribbean communities more accurately describes the identity whilst fully articulating the history and geopolitical reality.
The miscellaneous usage of the label 'Black' within this site reflects its contemporary use as a means to denote a specific
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
"Aid" to Africa?
Does it piss you off the way Africa is written about in connection with development aid? It does me. It's not so much the mere fact of writing about Africa and aid that does it, but more the way Africa is portrayed as a continent whose inhabitants survive purely on the benevolence and generosity of the West,