Tag: politics

February 2020

Revolutionaries to Reactionaries: Marronage, Slave Revolt, and the Black Freedom Struggle

Just as the history of the Maroons in Jamaica demonstrate, the black freedom struggle can ill afford any more accommodation or compromise now any more than it did two centuries ago. Marronage is freedom, but only if we collectively understand its limits. Otherwise it is mired in class collaborationist politics which may profess a desire for black freedom, but in reality hamper it at every turn.

May 2018

Corruption as a Byproduct of Politics: A Study of Governance Crisis and Threat to Political Stability in Nigeria

On the international scene, Nigeria is now regarded as a country in which integrity and transparency are alien and where no transactions occur without “scratching the back” of the personnel in charge. From the federal to the local level of government, there has been phenomenal increase in the incident of corruption and bad governance which has consistently threatened political stability in the country.