Sunday, May 24, 2020

Children and Modern Society

ACCRA -- Not long ago, my grandmothers each had ten or twelve children. In those days, most of our grand aunts also birthed about...

The Ewe Reality – The Past and The Present

When you take a critical look at who the Ewes once were and what they seem to have become today, it begs still yet the following questions: Are these the same Ewes, now in the 1900s and the 21st century, who support Africa's begging for aid from Germany, France and Britain, every step of the way?

Wives – Uganda Dowry Fuels Domestic Violence

BUKEDEA (UGANDA) (AFP) - When Ugandan farmer's daughter Rose Akurut became engaged to a man from a village far from her own, her parents...

Charlie Hebdo And Satire: What’s The Point?

Satire may be employed to prick at a society’s conscience and even perhaps challenge the powerful in society - but is that possible in...

If I Were You I Will Burn That History: Or Incinerate The Lie Of...

In the historical accounts of some European men and white American men about the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade, “their idea of ‘African complicity’ is more...

Overcoming Ignorance and Inaction

So, it must not be a far shot, nor is it a far cry, to ruminate on what Narmer would have done. What he would have accomplished and how he would have stood up on principle, and principle alone, for Africa and for humanity.

Whites In America, The Unforgiven And The Brothers

"Nobody can give you freedom, nobody can give you equality, or justice or anything. If you a man, you take it." ~ Malcolm X. Confronted...

Kumasi City And The Shopping Mall, Courtesy Of The More Educated Than His Ancestor

NTOABOMA—The more educated than his Ancestor (The Metha) has a new place to go and look more like Europeans. Enter the new Kumasi City...

Forgiveness And Why Today’s Christianity Can’t Be Black

After the Charleston mass murder, the media has mixed everything up. The media is focusing on the Black victims and not on the white...

The Declining Significance of Manhood

DJENNE -- Boys will be boys. Men will be men. Do these simple statements still hold for modern African society? Personally I think not. It...