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Evaluating Empire: A Review of Nigel Biggar’s "Colonialism: A Moral Reckoning", by Mark Gullick

The Unz Review 12 Feb 2024
The controversy over empire is not really a controversy about history at all ... As Professor Biggar says in conversation, no one, either historian or activist, seems particularly exercised by history’s non-White Empires, be they Arabic or Zulu.
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Fears MK party could stoke ethnic violence

Mail Guardian South Africa 06 Feb 2024
There are growing concerns that the newly-formed uMkhonto weSizwe party (MK party) could be hijacked by individuals wanting to promote Zulu nationalism ... “There are people who are quite strongly invoking a very narrow Zulu nationalistic impulse.
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A local historian looks back at the songs by Black artists that made America"Without music ...

Inlander 01 Feb 2024
There I acquired a lifelong reverence for Black Literature and African American History ... At Woodstock, Sly emerged onto the stage like an electrified, psychedelic Mummer or Zulu sangoma exorcizing his white audience.
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Left-wing critics dismiss Zulu as racist but sixty years after the film

The Daily Mail 19 Jan 2024
The world premiere of Zulu, at the Plaza Theatre in London on January 22, 1964 - 60 years ago on Monday - was a predictably glittering affair ... Producer of the film 'Zulu' shows young women how to dance in 1963.
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How Israel's genocidal war against Palestinians is a colonial tradition

Sott 19 Dec 2023
But this sense of western humiliation that a colonised, "racially inferior" non-European people can resist and defeat their colonisers is not unprecedented in the annals of colonial history.
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Jacob Zuma lays down South Africa election challenge to ANC

Business Ghana 18 Dec 2023
... was itself the anniversary of a highly contentious event in South African history - the 1838 Battle of Blood River between white settlers and Zulu people in what is now the province of KwaZulu-Natal.
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Today's events for Dec. 8

The Post and Courier 07 Dec 2023
TODAY. “Return to Bethlehem" will be held from 6.30-8.30 p.m ... 11. The rain date is Saturday ... today at the Center for African American History, Art and Culture, 120 York St. N.E. Batiks, Adire, Zulu and kente styles will be among the textiles on display ... N ... .
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Today's events for Dec. 7

The Post and Courier 06 Dec 2023
His topic will be History of Colonial America Part 3. The History of the Carolina Colony and McCormick County ... Friday at the Center for African American History, Art and Culture, 120 York St.
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Today's events for Dec. 6

The Post and Courier 05 Dec 2023
His topic will be History of Colonial America Part 3. The History of the Carolina Colony and McCormick County ... Friday at the Center for African American History, Art and Culture, 120 York St.
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Today's events for Dec. 5

The Post and Courier 04 Dec 2023
TODAY. A candle lighting will be held at 5.30 p.m. Friday, Dec ... today, Wednesday and Thursday ... 11 ... Friday at the Center for African American History, Art and Culture, 120 York St ... Batiks, Adire, Zulu and kente styles will be among the textiles on display ... .
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Desire Marea’s Genre-Melting Music Stirs South Africa, and the World

New York Times 07 Nov 2023
The 32-year-old’s work in Zulu and English traverses styles and explores queer histories. This week he releases a new EP, “The Baddies of Isandlwana.” ... .
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South African Navy Naming Ceremony of Multi Mission Inshore Patrol Vessel

The Maritime Executive 03 Nov 2023
The use of King Shaka’s name is significant as it stands as a symbol of strength, which will now live forever at sea, paying tribute to Zulu nation’s significant role in South Africa’s rich history.
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A quick guide on things to do in Mzansi this summer

Independent online (SA) 25 Oct 2023
To learn more about Zulu history and customs, you could visit the Shakaland Zulu Cultural Village, where visitors are encouraged to attend traditional ceremonies, meet inyanga (herbalists) and ...
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Ancestral Star: Desire Marea Interviewed

The Quietus 09 Oct 2023
... of the Zulu people ... Even if Cetshwayo himself wasn't queer, Marea uses the title The Baddies Of Isandlwana as a defiant statement of queerness being a part of Zulu culture throughout its history.
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Obituary: Remembering Nothando Zulu, master storyteller

Pioneer Press 29 Sep 2023
Vusumuzi Zulu remembers the first time he met Nothando ... Nothando Zulu, the cofounder and president of the Black Storytellers Alliance, died Sept ... A homegoing ceremony for Nothando Zulu was held Sept.

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In this photo provided by the Ukrainian Presidential Press Office, Belgian Prime Minister Alexander De Croo, EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, Italy's Premier Giorgia Meloni, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, from right to left, attend laying flowers ceremony at the Wall of Remembrance to pay tribute to killed Ukrainian soldiers, in Kyiv, Ukraine, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2024. President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has welcomed Western leaders to Kyiv to mark the second anniversary of Russia's full-scale invasion, as Ukrainian forces run low on ammunition and foreign aid hangs in the balance.
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