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Swedish Lucia ad racism is shocking and hypocritical

  Journalist Edinah Masanga writes about the online abuse suffered by a child featured in a Swedish Lucia advert. There is something inherently wrong or, rather more aptly, hypocritical about Europeans fighting to continue a “cultural” event of celebrating Zwarte … read more »

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Black hair, sharp scissors and the totality of white power

        The power of whiteness breeds itself through persuasion, coercion and fear, mediated by institutional power, writes Ayabonga Cawe. Andries Babeile stabbed a white pupil with a pair of scissors in the year 2000. Two years earlier … read more »

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The Challenge of Secularism and Human Rights in Africa

  By Leo Igwe     African countries have been facing various challenges since independence and one of these major dilemmas is defining the relationship between religion and politics. At independence, African countries inherited multiple faiths, political religions that seek … read more »

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