Thursday, April 9, 2020

Tag: Runoko rashidi

Ramses the Great: Black Man of the...

By Runoko Rashidi Although it was the African Sudan--the "Ethiopia" (Land of the Blacks) of ancient times--that gave birth to the oldest civilization, it is...

Distinguished Africans in the European Renaissance (Part...

BY RUNOKO RASHIDI* Alessandro de’ Medici: First Duke of Florence and First Black Head of State in the Modern Western World We have already discussed in earlier essays the Severan Dynasty of Imperial...

Ivan Van Sertima and Runoko Rashidi: The...

BY RUNOKO RASHIDI I first met Ivan Van Sertima in either late 1980 or 1981. I went to a lecture that he gave in a...

Invasion, Theft, Rape, Murder: The Aboriginal Holocaust...

BY RUNOKO RASHIDI* DEDICATED TO TRUGANINI   To many, the mention of Tasmania evokes humorous recollections of the Tasmanian devil--the voracious marsupial popularized in American cartoons.  ...