Martinique: An island of two faces

My negritude is not a rock, its deafness hurled against the clamor of the day, My negritude is not a film of dead water on the dead eye of the earth, It plunges into the red flesh of the earth, It plunges into the burning flesh of the sky, It pierces the opaque prostration by Read more about Martinique: An island of two faces[…]

The Start of a New Chapter for Ghana

In 1957 the Republic of Ghana achieved independence from its colonial ruler, the United Kingdom, making it the first nation in sub-Saharan Africa to be a sovereign entity. There were several individuals that contributed to these efforts, amongst them were Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. Nkrumah served as the first and last Prime Minister of the Gold Read more about The Start of a New Chapter for Ghana[…]