Quite the country’s Christian tradition, Dave!

Token Christianity for the sake of cheap nation building is the tool of politicians who use religion to better their own ends. It has been abused to justify anything from slavery to war to hang people at the gallows of Tyburn and elsewhere. I don’t think the current British prime minister fails that tradition.

Bob Geldof’s Missionary Feathers – Geldofs Missionsfedern

Dieser Bericht wurde im Index des Perlentaucher gelistet und auf taz-mixtape gesendet! Danke!   In meinen Bericht in der Taz http://www.taz.de/!149941/ gehe ich das Problem der Vision Afrikas in den … Continue reading Bob Geldof’s Missionary Feathers – Geldofs Missionsfedern

Kolumne Die Tageszeitung (Taz) London Eye: Krise und Zwangsarbeit Column/ commentary: crisis and forced labour

Heute in meiner Kolumne:   In London spricht man wieder über die Wirtschaft. http://www.taz.de/!99396/ In this commentary (German) I talk about London’s fears of the economy, the triple dip recession and … Continue reading Kolumne Die Tageszeitung (Taz) London Eye: Krise und Zwangsarbeit Column/ commentary: crisis and forced labour

Imperialism, Race and Resistance: Africa & Britain – Book Review 2001

A book review from 2001, for purposes of scope of interest. This review appeared in the BASA (Black and Asian Studies Association) Newsletter 29, January 2001 Race and Resistance (2001)