African Independence: How Africa Shapes the World

African Independence: How Africa Shapes the World

Tukufu Zuberi


African Independence highlights the $64000 position Africa has performed in fresh background and the numerous function it is going to proceed to play sooner or later of the US and the globe. In a global the place a lot of the ability and wealth continues to be targeted within the fingers of a really few humans, this ebook seems to be at how the background of African independence has touched all people—from refugees to heads of country.

Author Tukufu Zuberi weaves particular interview excerpts and tales from many Africans he has met with outdated newsreels, present information and experiences, and examine right into a better narrative that takes readers via key occasions in African heritage and indicates their value this day. The ebook presents context for realizing connections among occasions in Africa and the realm, corresponding to Nigeria’s Boko Haram acts of struggle opposed to the electorate of Nigeria and neighboring states, China’s upward push because the major superpower with the most important monetary connections to the African continent, and the so-called warfare opposed to terrorism.

Zuberi can be the director of the documentary African Independence, which has received awards together with most sensible Director and most sensible Documentary on the San Diego Black movie competition, top Director on the People’s movie competition, most sensible African movie on the San Diego Black movie competition, and extra. either on my own and jointly, the publication and picture provide a deeper realizing of Africa’s critical function in international affairs.

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