Archive for the ‘decolonisation’ Category

Wow! Impressive lecture/discussion with Prof.Achille Mbembe, 29Apr, organised by UCT:Rhodes Must Fall collective (RMF). Decolonising ‪#‎africa‬ ‪#‎america‬. Video/recorded see: ‪#‎rhodesmustfall‬ YouTube RMF in Conversation with Achille Mbembe Part 1 https://youtu.be/g-lU4BCsL8w Part 2 http://youtu.be/mc4RSN_05ow Videographer : Wandile Kasibe Via facebook: UCT: Rhodes Must Fall . Collage by ‪#‎odetteherbert‬ . ‪#AchilleMbembe #‎uct‬ ‪#‎decolonise‬ ‪#‎institutions‬ ‪#‎spaces‬ ‪#‎mustbedone‬ #RhodesMustFall […]


The LGBTQIA movement were the founders of the Rhodes Must Fall Movement at the University of Cape Town (UCT). This is what makes the movement extraordinary & why it has taken off world wide. [LGBTQIA = Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer, Intersex, Asexual] “Rhodes Must Fall: How black women claimed their place” M&G Without black […]


University of Cape Town – Last week [March 2015], shit was thrown at the bronze of Cecil Rhodes (1853 – 1903) on campus. He donated the land to build UCT on. “The Rhodes statue is ridiculous. How do you steal a million square miles of Africa and then want recognition for donating some of it […]


UCT‬ ‪#‎decolonisation‬ has began 23.4.15 (128mins) discussion. ‎ Here are key words I picked up. ‪#‎rhodesmustfall‬ ‪#‎fase2‬ ‪#‎transformation‬ #change ‪#‎intersectionality‬‬ ‪#‎gender‬ #sexuality #misogynist ‪#‎history‬ ‪#‎ours‬ ‪#interests #humanity ‪#‎needs‬ ‪#‎truth #21years ‪#‎kenya‬ ‪#‎ghana‬ #neoliberal #business ‪#‎white supremacy‬ ‬‪#‎enslavement‬ ‪#whiteness #‎narrative‬ ‪#‎deconstruction‬ ‪#‎reconstruction‬ ‪#‎academia‬ ‪#‎knowledge‬ ‪#‎power‬ ‪#‎safespaces‬ ‪#‎epistemology‬ ‪‪#‎hegemony #‎critical history‬‬ ‪#‎patriarchy‬ #university of capetown #ubuntu #decolonisation […]