Posts Tagged ‘Africans’

February 16th, 2017

Henry Garrett and White Myths

by Clinton Chisholm

white myth

There is, among some white folk, the view that, once you think of ancient Africa (or modern Africa for people like Garrett) you think of a monolithic primitive society and of ‘savages’. Ignorance is commingled with ethnocentric or racist arrogance …

February 24th, 2009

Of ‘Black’ and ‘Negro’

by Clinton Chisholm

Of ‘Black’ and ‘Negro’

On Monday night (Feb. 16), during an interview with me on Drive Time Live (HOT 102 FM in Jamaica) about my new book Revelations on Ras Tafari, host June Hines joined Rasta poet Mutabaruka in expressing mild disgust with my …