before-fallism

Before Fallism

The popular myth holds that most South African major resistance leaders come from its coastal regions. That's not been the case since the mid-1970s.

The post-independence fates of Zimbabwean student activists who fought the Rhodesian regime.

After his murder in 1961, Patrice Lumumba immediately became a martyr of African independence. What is Lumumba's "political afterlives" nearly sixty years later?