Why Don’t Black Countries Suffering under IMF Loans get the Same Attention as Greece???

This whole Greece “Crisis” is very interesting to me because all of a sudden people care about the IMF and its loans because one country threatens the European Union meanwhile countries with a majority black population, such as Jamaica, have been crushed by the IMF and its policies for decades yet hardly anyone cared or […]

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Legacy of Slavery Still Monumental: The reparations movement in the Caribbean has lessons for blacks in the U.S.

Legacy of Slavery Still Monumental The reparations movement in the Caribbean has lessons for blacks in the U.S.

I think this is a logical request considering how these European empires were able to become wealthy off of Slavery and colonialism but then left their former colonies to fail by removing all of the economic support in search of cheaper labor and products.

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Barack Obama tells Africa to stop blaming colonialism for problems

Barack Obama tells Africa to stop blaming colonialism for problems

I did not say anything about his comments at Morehouse’s graduation but this warrants a response especially since I voted for the man. We cannot be so delusional and say that people should stop blaming colonialism. Colonialism subjugated people of color to an oppressive system that denied them their humanity in exchange for power, wealth, and glory for a small white minority. Even though he never had a strong relationship with his father or his African heritage  you cannot honestly say that a country built on the ruins of colonialism would survive especially when colonialism propagates the idea that there is one way of doing things. Therefore, these economic problems make perfect sense without the the yoke of colonialism which in turn only bred corruption and chaos among the leadership of certain nations. No Obama please read a book first the Morehouse thing now this?

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