Daily Archive for July 23rd, 2008

Emancipation and Self-Reflection

By Dr. Selwyn R. Cudjoe
July 23, 2008

EmancipationMost of us will revel in African sartorial splendor during the next week. Such displays signal a magnificent achievement of which the Emancipation Support Committee (ESC) should be proud. It has made African Trinbagonians aware of their heritage and, at least for a week, makes us reflect on the land of our origin. As we reflect, it is well to ponder how this awareness coincides with our threatened re-enslavement in our adopted land.
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