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7 Bob Marley Songs on Pan-Africanism, Freedom, Peace and African Unity
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African identities 7 Bob Marley Songs on Pan-Africanism, Freedom, Peace and African Unity

Bob Marley’s culturally powerful, spiritual and socially conscious music has continued to unite and inspire people from across the world. Marley’ songs of African unity, Pan-Africanism, struggle for survival, love, peace, and protest remain relevant and powerful. Here’s our selection of Tuff Gong’s most powerful songs loved across Africa.

Kenyans on Twitter demand dignity of the dead from The New York Times
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African identities Kenyans on Twitter demand dignity of the dead from The New York Times

Dignity After Death: The New York Times has come under heavy criticism for publishing gory pictures of black bodies strewn haphazardly after the terror attack in Kenya. The debate has raised ethical, moral and philosophical questions on protecting the dignity of human remains in general, and black bodies in particular after death.

Senegalese photographer Omar Victor Diop challenges monolithic black history
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African identities Senegalese photographer Omar Victor Diop challenges monolithic black history

In an exhibition titled “Liberty”, Omar Victor Diop reinterprets defining moments of historical revolt and black struggle in Africa and the diaspora. His images challenge monolithic history-telling of roles such as African railway workers, French migrants, Second World War soldiers, Jamaican maroons and members of the Black Panther Party.