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BEASTS OF NO NATION: The Danger of Africa’s Single Story

A few weeks ago I found myself in a terrible state of mourning my beloved grandmother. A woman who was the matriarch of my original village of Black girls who taught me how to rock. A woman who helped to »

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Wunmi From ALA (African Living Abroad) To The Future of the Global African Supershero

If there is a time more than ever when our little girls need a supershero from Africa to her Diaspora..it surely is Now. Issues from colorism, racism, sexism & all of our many global isms, skisms  etc. & »

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Africa For Africa -From Africa With Fury: Rise -The Legacy of Fela Anikulapo Ransome Kuti

If this isn’t the time for the legacy of Fela Anikulapo Kuti to shout out Africa for Africa & to come out of Africa With Fury & Rise, then I don’t know when it will ever be the right time »

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Femi Bankole Osunla- Nigerian Photographer -The M.O.P & Fela’s Inside Man

The photographs of Femi Bankole Osunla has introduced countless people to the beauty of Afro Beat as an art. His ability to capture performances and intimate moments of the maverick Fela Anikulapo Kuti during the golden age of Afro »

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March 2011: L’Officiel Paris Takes Beyonce Back To Her African Roots in Black Face?

Ok where do I start but to say this is getting so old that there is no way anyone including Beyonce, even if she is really dumb as rocks wouldn’t have known that this would be offensive or at the »

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Honoring & Taking Heed to the Words, Life & Stories of our Elders!

Being a Ghanaian, you are raised from birth to honor your elders & to seek their wisdom. Somewhere  down the line of generations & forced & desired travels many of us have lost our way in seeking the wisdom of »

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Global Fusion Playlist: SECRET AGENT: Getting To Know Tony Allen’s AfroBeat

If you call yourself a fan of Fela Kuti & Afrobeat & don’t know about Tony Allen, then  pay close attention because you are literally faking the Afrobeat funk & need some education.

Tony Allen, former drummer and musical »

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Global Fusion Playlist:The King Meets the President In Africa:Michael Jackson & Fela Kuti

What a great idea to create a compilation of two of the greatest who touched our hearts, minds, bodies & souls with the beautiful gift of music! Although this is not the best mix it still evokes the two spirits »

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Fela Anikulapo Kuti- The New Decade Revival of the Revolutionary Spirit!

By now everyone across the globe must have heard the name Fela Anikulapo Kuti, AKA Fela, AKA Black President. If you have not then maybe you are too young or just stuck under a rock. There is a new revival »

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HAPPY NEW YEAR-HAPPY NEW DECADE!

Happy New Year Globalnistas & Global Fusionistas!
Salute 2 a New Decade & New Beginnings! AFIHYIA PA , felice anno nuovo, gelukkige nuwe jaar, Boldog Új Évet!, an nou fericit, سنة جديدة سعيدة, glückliches Neues Jahr, ハッピーニューイヤー, manigong bagong taon, »

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