Friday, October 5, 2012

The Mau Mau Uprisings - UK Black History Month

The Mau Mau were a militant African nationalist movement active in Kenya during the 1950s whose main aim was to remove British rule and European settlers from the country.

                 Recent News Development
UK High Court rules Kenyans can proceed with colonial torture suit

A history of the British invasion of Kenya from an African perspective

Kenya a White Man's Country Pt 1 of 6

Kenya a White Man's Country Pt 2 of 6

Unfortunately I couldn't find parts parts 3 thru 6 I'll update if I do find them later.

The rise and fall of the British Empire (Jomo Kenyatta and the Mau Mau oath)

Kenyan Mau Maus seek UK damages for torture - 23 Jun 09


Veterans of 1950s Mau Mau uprising in Kenya seek UK damages
Mau Mau tourture victims

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

UK Black History Month - Pro and Con

In The UK October is Black History Month, as elsewhere, the discussion of the value and the effects of Black History Month goes on. BHM has it's instigators and it's protractors. Where do you stand?



by Chama Kapumpa