Encyclopaedia Africana I February 9, 2021 Coloured people in Great Britain : Summary of press news and comment, September 1958 (UK/43), The Institute of Race Relations

The Daily Express in a public opinion poll claims that 79.1% of the population would prefer control of coloured immigration.

Encyclopaedia Africana I October 10, 2020 IGNATIUS SANCHO: FULL BRITISH LIBRARY ENTRY

Only after his death did Sancho’s letters reach a large public readership when they were collected and published in 1782 as The Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, an African.

Encyclopaedia Africana I October 9, 2020 IGNATIUS SANCHO: BRITISH LIBRARY ENTRY (EXTRACT)

Despite his high-society associations, his ownership of property and his right to vote, Sancho was always aware of his African heritage.

Encyclopaedia Africana I September 3, 2020 DR IVAN VAN SERTIMA

He was educated at the School of Oriental and African Studies (London University) and the Rutgers Graduate School and held degrees in African Studies and Anthropology.

Encyclopaedia Africana I September 1, 2020 INCOGNITO (BAND)

The debut Incognito set, Jazz Funk, was an instrumental tour de force, with guests including Hugh Masekela hornsmen Peter Segona and Claude Deppa, and legendary Jamaican trombonist Vin Gordon.

Encyclopaedia Africana I August 31, 2020 INNER CIRCLE

Music is the highest language; it transcends politics, geography, and skin color, and it transcends all the things that separate people.”

Encyclopaedia Africana I August 26, 2020 ISLAND OF GOREE (SENEGAL)

it was the largest slave-trading centre on the African coast. Today it continues to serve as a reminder of human exploitation and as a sanctuary for reconciliation.

Encyclopaedia Africana I August 14, 2020 IBRAM X. KENDI

Slaveholders desired a state that wholly secured their individual freedom to enslave, not to mention their freedom to disenfranchise, to exploit, to impoverish, to demean, and to silence and kill the demeaned.

Encyclopaedia Africana I August 7, 2020 IDRIS ELBA

In March 2020, Elba was among the first public figures to announce that he had tested positive for the coronavirus.

C Encyclopaedia Africana I August 6, 2020 COTE D’IVOIRE NATIONAL ANTHEM

We salute you,
O land of hope,
Country of hospitality

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