Ahmed Baba: A Scholar of old Africa by John Henrik Clarke

If the University of Sankore had not been destroyed; if Professor Ahmed Baba, author of forty historical works, had not had his works and his university destroyed; if the University of Sankore as it was in 1591 had survived the ravage of foreign invasions; the academic and cultural history of Africa might have been different… More Ahmed Baba: A Scholar of old Africa by John Henrik Clarke

Toni Morrison: “People who practice racism are bereft.”

Toni Morrison Takes the Melanin Challenged Inferiority Complex (So-called “White” so-called “Supremacy”) To Task The transcript below is from a YouTube video of Charlie Rose interviewing Toni Morrison (in 1998 based on all the clues we have found so far.) Apparently, he asked her about the Melanin Challenged Inferiority Complex (which some people still call… More Toni Morrison: “People who practice racism are bereft.”

The Truth of American Society

If Black people are not what White people said we were, then white America is not what it claims to be. What we have to deal with here therefore is a contradiction at the level of reality. We are engaged in a struggle over meaning, a struggle over truth. And it is my argument here… More The Truth of American Society