Seminar on the Caribbean Contribution to African Freedom-Session 1 - Shared screen with speaker view
Nana Boahen’s iPhone
young Marcus Garvey?
a very good looking man
How did the kilombos last so long (years, decades) working off the land without any “spies” infiltrating them?
20-part podcast about the haitian revolution by an american scholar. Full of drama, colourism, tribalism, European tactical mistakes, etc. https://www.revolutionspodcast.com/2015/12/401-saint-domingue.html
the flags of Venezuela and several other Bolivar-freed countries include the haiti flag colours as a tribute to Haiti. This part of the story was erased in modern times.
Haiti finished paying the debt to France circa 1911, almost 100 years later.
Does the term Ladino refer specifically to enslaved Afro descendants from Spain and Portugal that spoke Spanish? Does the term also include FREE Afro descendants?
Was Sierra Leone to England what Liberia was to the US?
question: how did they pay for the transportation to the conference?
Yes Clyde! We leave this everyday when we meet inside our workplaces.
Were these pan-African activities/conferences widely known about within the Caribbean and African communities? Is there anything like these conferences happening now? I don’t think we have the same level of Pan-African thinking across the diaspora now. How do we get back to that place of seeing the importance of unified efforts?
Of the plight of the indigenous peoples in the exploited colonies