Category - Africa

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Decolonizing philosophy is the new battleground in South Africa’s fight against imperialism — Quartz

To review philosophy in South Africa immediately is to review a collection of pronouncements from white, European males. Tony Shabangu, a philosophy lecturer...

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The exploitative history of one of the world’s deadliest diseases — Quartz Africa

For almost two centuries after her first post-mortem, no one knew what had actually killed Irtyersenu. When the mummy of the Egyptian lady—who died in 600...

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The anxious chorus around Chinese “debt-trap diplomacy” doesn’t reflect African realities — Quartz

At this month’s 2018 Summit of the Discussion board on China Africa Cooperation, the cornerstone of China’s funding and lending on the continent, Beijing made...