The problem with this type of writing about Africa is that it denies equal humanity to African people. It reveals that this denial is entrenched, embedded deep in our collective subconscious and may never be overcome. And that is truly sad.
'put discussions of race and heritage on the table and leave it there, talk about them, until we can move past the discomfort. Then keep talking.'
Europe has always had a toxic relationship with Africa.
International law ignores the African subject in favour of the ‘African project’
A Battleground over African bodies that Ignores African Minds
The contradiction between aid to Africa and the exploitation of Africa’s resources needs resolution.
‘When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.’
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