Conventional wisdom has cast men as the sole actors and agents of socio-economic and political struggles, and has entrenched male-centred experiences of social reality as universal and scientific; women are completely erased, especially the ordinary Afrikan woman.
In this way, violence and abuse against Afrikan women is not only ensured, it is normalized.
Unity Initiative is an organization catered toward creating a better world for Afrikans
and all people through interactive service and education.
have asked, be wrong or bad or reactionary and Left right or good or revolutionary?
She did not try to impress the white world or confused Afrikans
with a feigned "objectivity".
Long before the Europeans arrived in their slave ships the Afrikans
had created many highly developed civilizations.
Only when it makes for blaming Afrikans
for European actions is agency granted.
White supremacy assures that Afrikans
are not seen as valuable as humans and therefore they are not worthy of study; nor are their perspectives seen as important or significant.
the plan of the governments of the states and the United States [was] to turn the New [World] Afrikans
, held as slaves, into willing subservients, unaware of their distinguished history and, therefore, willing subservients because they were unaware.
speak for themselves and about themselves, the world will hear the authentic voice, and will be forced to come to terms, with it in the long-run .
arranged an international conference on Afrika, in Berlin in November 15, 1884-February 26, 1885 (McKay et al, 1996:896)" to serve as an excellent example of gatherings or conventions wherein Afrika had no representatives and yet, decisions concerning Afrika and Afrikans
were discussed, adopted and implemented.
Given the amount of insults that Afrika and Afrikans
have had to endure, why should it matter that bespectacled scholars, mostly from the descendants of Conrad and Leopold's hue do not and most probably will most likely vehemently vow never to subscribe to Afrocentricity, may raise the point of clarity from what has been stipulated above.
So even though these are Afrikans
academics, in the enterprise of related disciplines such as political science, based in Afrika, they serve as classic cases of Afrikanists from amongst those referred to as Afrikans
by others and themselves.
The phenomenon of self-inflicted genocide, what Cornel West calls the "nihilistic threat" (West, 1993, Chapter 1), is pervasive among young Afrikan
American males in the urban centers of this nation, and presently is one of the most effective means of depopulating Afrikan
I wanted to get off the plane and somebody Afrikan
would gasp, 'I know you