Tag Archives: Reparations

International Black Power March for Reparations – Friday 1st August 2014

  August was a busy month for Black History Studies and so my blog posts have been delayed but its all good. On Friday 1st August 2014, I took part in the International Black Power March for Reparations that was … Continue reading

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Britain’s Black Debt: Reparations for Caribbean Slavery and Native Genocide lecture by Dr Hilary Beckles

On Tuesday 26th February 2013, my princess and I attended the lecture of ‘Britain’s Black Debt: Reparations for Caribbean Slavery and Native Genocide’, by Dr Hilary Beckles at the London Metropolitan Archives as part of the International Huntley Symposium. The … Continue reading

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Screening of Hidden Colors with Dr. Umar Johnson

Black History Studies attended and supported the screening of the brilliant Black History documentary “Hidden Colors” in which Umar Johnson flew in from the US to be part of the after screening panel.   The screening was sold out and … Continue reading

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Emancipation, Slave Ownership and the Remaking of the British Imperial World’ Conference

On Friday 30th March and Saturday 31st March 2012, I attended the Neale Lecture and Colloquium in British History on ‘Emancipation, Slave Ownership and the Remaking of the British Imperial World’. The colloquium aimed to present the findings of the … Continue reading

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Haiti: Year Zero + 2

January 12th 2012 marked the second anniversary of the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that hit Haiti, resulting in the death of over 300,000 people marking the worst humanitarian disaster for 65 years. Two years on, the billions raised to help rebuild … Continue reading

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