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Remembering The Upright Man: Thomas Sankara, assassinated 27 years ago today. Check out more about this Pan Africanist icon, anti-imperialist revolutionary and advocate for women's rights.     "Sankara’s untimely death robbed both the Burkinabè and Africa of a young charismatic leader who was chartering a new course. However, he left behind a template of what an African leader can, could, must and should be."    Long Live Thomas Sankara. Viva Revolution!

The Upright Man: Captain Thomas Sankara

Remembering The Upright Man: Thomas Sankara, assassinated 27 years ago today. Check out more about this Pan Africanist icon, anti-imperialist revolutionary and advocate for women's rights. "Sankara’s untimely death robbed both the Burkinabè and Africa of a young charismatic leader who was chartering a new course. However, he left behind a template of what an African leader can, could, must and should be." Long Live Thomas Sankara. Viva Revolution!

Article exploring the impact of Steve Biko's arrest on the martyrdom of his legacy.  Therefore, those who cherish freedom and liberation, like Biko and others who died in the liberation of South Africa, have to "overcome the personal fear for death".  #SteveBiko #BlackConsciousness #IWriteWhatILike #SouthAfrica

Arrest of Steve Bantu Biko: beginning of the end and martyrdom of a legacy

Article exploring the impact of Steve Biko's arrest on the martyrdom of his legacy. Therefore, those who cherish freedom and liberation, like Biko and others who died in the liberation of South Africa, have to "overcome the personal fear for death".

An in-depth analysis, commentary and review of the book I Write What I Like written by Steve Bantu Biko, the revolutionary anti apartheid activist, co-founder of the Black Consciousness Movement and Black Consciousness Philosopher, dissident and public intellectual.  "Fortunately, you can’t kill ideas. Ideas do not die. And I Write What I Like contains the ideas, the seeds that Biko planted, and they are still germinating and bearing youths full of revolutionary fervour."

I WRITE WHAT I LIKE – STEVE BIKO 1946 – 1977: Book review, analysis and commentary

An in-depth analysis, commentary and review of the book I Write What I Like written by Steve Bantu Biko, the revolutionary anti apartheid activist, co-founder of the Black Consciousness Movement and Black Consciousness Philosopher, dissident and public intellectual. "Fortunately, you can’t kill ideas. Ideas do not die. And I Write What I Like contains the ideas, the seeds that Biko planted, and they are still germinating and bearing youths full of revolutionary fervour."

In October 1984, the late revolutionary and first president of Burkina Faso, Captain Thomas Sankara, announced during a speech he was making: Our revolution in Burkina Faso draws on the totality of...

12 Lessons From the 31st October Burkinabe Revolution

In October the late revolutionary and first president of Burkina Faso, Captain Thomas Sankara, announced during a speech he was making: Our revolution in Burkina Faso draws on the totality of.

Here are 37 quotes from the legendary Steve Biko, cofounder of the Black Consciousness Movement, and South African Students Organisation.   http://thegatvolblogger.wordpress.com/2014/09/22/steve-bantu-biko-37-memorable-quotes/

Steve Bantu Biko – 37 Memorable Quotes

Here are 37 quotes from the legendary Steve Biko, cofounder of the Black Consciousness Movement, and South African Students Organisation. http://thegatvolblogger.wordpress.com/2014/09/22/steve-bantu-biko-37-memorable-quotes/

A blog exploring the exhumation of Thomas #Sankara and what it reveals about his legacy. "Revisiting Sankara's legacy is necessary to understand our potential as revolutionaries and our role in determining the future of a liberated Africa. No developed nation, no matter how benevolent, can provide us with solutions to develop our continent. Let the spirit and ideas of Sankara be our guide to the Promised Land." #ThomasSankara #TheUprightMan #Burkinabe

Thomas Sankara’s remains to be exhumed: Revisiting The Upright Man’s Legacy

Medium closeup picture of Captain Thomas Sankara wearing military fatigues. The quote “We are not against progress, but we do not want progress that is anarchic and criminally neglects the rights of others.” appears in the picture.

The article examines the death of Samora Machel and the controversy that followed the aftermath of the plane crash with Counteraccusations flying between Pretoria and Maputo. Check it out here

Remembering Samora Moisés Machel: Death of a Revolutionary

The article examines the death of Samora Machel and the controversy that followed the aftermath of the plane crash with Counteraccusations flying between Pretoria and Maputo. Check it out here

This is my review of The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Alex Haley.

The Autobiography Of Malcolm X by Alex Haley: Review

Malcolm X: Islam dan Persamaan Hak

This is my review of The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Alex Haley.

The Autobiography Of Malcolm X by Alex Haley: Review

Malcolm X: Islam dan Persamaan Hak

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