Africa In The Caribbean – By Dennis R. Hidalgo

A historical overview of the African Diaspora in the Caribbean, by Dennis R. Hidalgo

Africa In The Caribbean – By Dennis R. Hidalgo

The Caribbean, that region that encircles the Sea, shores and the islands also called Antilles, is known for its thriving and diverse African Diaspora. This is a historical overview of the African Diaspora in the Caribbean, by Dennis R. Hidalgo.

Why did the British government destroy records of colonial crimes?

Review finds thousands of papers detailing shameful acts were culled, while others were kept secret illegally

Why did the British government destroy records of colonial crimes?

It was recently reported that thousands of documents detailing some of the most shameful acts and crimes committed during the final years of the British empire were systematically destroyed to prevent them falling into the hands of post-independence governments, an official review has concluded.

The coup d’état that overthrew Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana

The coup d’état that overthrew Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana

At the time of independence from Britain in 1957, the Ghanaian leader, Kwame Nkrumah, enjoyed moderately friendly relations with the U.S. However, his position on the Congo crisis of 1960 led to a noticeable chill on the part of Washington. By the early fall of 1961, Kennedy was telling one of his top State Department […]