Regarding Race, Nation, and Our Future

Written Work by Graham T. Baden

Shaping Power — The Woodworks of the Luba Peoples of Central Africa

The glorious wooden carvings of the Luba peoples hold within them an indefinable power. They held kings, recorded histories, and united nations. While it is easy to grasp why the … Continue reading

March 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Throwback Thursday — Stephen Bantu Biko

Stephen Bantu Biko, born December 18, 1946 and murdered the 12th of September, 1977 was a champion of Pan-Africa and a hero of the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa during the … Continue reading

March 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

John Naisbitt– “Technology as Currency,” High Tech, High Touch

In “Technology is the Currency of our Lives,” found in High Tech, High Touch, published in 1999, the author John Naisbitt discusses a familiar topic, but it in an interesting … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Presentation– Imagining a Bilingual Nation

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March 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Imagining a Bilingual Nation: A Study of Cameroon’s Independence and Reunification at its Fiftieth Anniversary

Abstract: Considering the unique position of the Cameroons, having had three colonial rulers within the 20th century, what were the political, social, and economic reasons for the unification of Anglophone … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · 2 Comments

Don’t Listen To Music

School turns people into socialists, they tell me, Don’t go to school. Music makes people rebellious, they say, Don’t listen to music. Don’t read books, Don’t learn. Don’t make too … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Interwar Malaise: A Tragic Fate Long Decided

           While the generations that face the twenty-first century might wish it, history can point to no single cause for the Second World War. Though we might accuse the “War Guilt … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · 5 Comments

Ruben Um Nyobe

This man is fascinating! I wrote a paper about Cameroonian independence in 2012 (I finally uploaded it) and I really want to flesh it out with new information about Nyobe. It’s just … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Confronting White Privilege: Lecture — Tim Wise “Pathological Privilege”

I know this is a touchy subject for white folks like me to broach, but this is a fantastic talk. This year, I’ve been on a quest to confront my … Continue reading

March 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Critical Analysis– Lelia Green’s “What Fuels Technology Change?”

Asking whether technology is a neutral agent in societal change naturally presupposes that technology is in itself the agent of that change. Further, asking whether it is technological or social … Continue reading

March 1, 2014 · Leave a comment