What will it take to get Germany to own up fully to its colonial history, specifically the atrocities it committed during the Genocide in Namibia?
It took almost 110 years for Germany to accept the fact of the Namibian Genocide of 1904-1908.
Sam Nujoma (born in 1929) was the first president of Namibia’s liberation movement, the South West
Just over a century ago, German colonial troops engaged in genocide against the Herero and Nama
Comrade Andimba Herman Toivo ya Toivo grew up during the time of the South African colonial regime in Namibia. He was drafted to
The mass murder of Nama and Herero by German colonists is now the subject of a documentary by the South African director, Vincent Moloi.
In July 2015, the German government acknowledged, in an as yet informal way, the genocide perpetrated
A scene in the outstretched countryside of Namibia, 2016. A dusty cattle auction is taking place
At the beginning of the 20th century, German colonial forces in Namibia, then called South-West Africa,
Paths to Freedom is the latest from award winning Namibian filmmaker Richard Pakleppa. It takes a
As most young ambitious filmmakers, I of course decided that my first feature length film would
A century ago, Turkish forces slaughtered more than one million Armenian children, women, and men. This weekend,
I was recently asked to be on a panel with the theme of the role of
Some people think that Africa is a country. Some people, such as the New York Times
The Namibian film industry is a busy one, often occupied with producing nature documentaries for the
There was this sincere hope that we had seen the end of the so-called ‘tribal reality
Most of you may know Charles Burnett for his brilliant films “Killer of Sheep” and “To
Around the world, people struggle for adequate, decent toilets. In schools and prisons across the United
Jezebel has already gone overboard commenting on and identifying the obvious misogyny and racial stereotyping in Sports
Over the weekend, Geoffrey York, the Africa correspondent for the Canadian Globe and Mail (and apparently