AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

The Promised Land

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

Good doses of pan-Africanism*

Since it first came out last year I’ve had Nas and Damian Marley’s concept album “Distant Relatives” on repeat. There are some lapses on the album, but I really like the track “The Promised Land.” Basically Marley and Nas updates Dennis Brown to big up Africa.

Monday, April 12th, 2010

The Land Question

Once you get pass Julius Malema’s ramblings or the fact that whites play the victim card so well, it is easy to forget who the real victims of the new South Africa are.  Land is one way...