Tag: Slavery

Somalia tyrannised
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Somalia tyrannised

Located in what is known as the Horn of Africa, in the easternmost extreme of the continent, Somalia stands as an example of how a people fought against colonial slavery, and the carving up of their territory by foreign powers. _ Roberto Correa Wilson When slavery is mentioned, the imagination […]

The last slaves’ bunkhouse…the last link
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The last slaves’ bunkhouse…the last link

It is the only thing to endure in Latin America.  It exists in Trinidad, the southern Cuban city, where the Manaca-Iznaga estate rises together with the famous tower of the same name. Mayra Pardillo Gómez   These days, restoration specialists and constructors carry out painstaking work to preserve these houses, […]

Kwane Nkrumah: the man who saved Ghana
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Kwane Nkrumah: the man who saved Ghana

He stands out amongst the African leaders of the Twentieth century for boldly challenging the colonial slavery imposed by the European powers; a fight that lead to him being persecuted and imprisoned, and which turned him into a glorified leader for both his country and the entire continent. Roberto Correa […]