Regarding Race, Nation, and Our Future

Written Work by Graham T. Baden

Time Trip — Eugene McDaniels, Spiro Agnew, Pete Rock & CL Smooth, and The Beastie Boys

Eugene McDaniels’s 1972 album “Headless Heroes of the Apocalypse” was banned by then US Vice President Spiro Agnew due to the controversial lyrics contained within the album. But what made … Continue reading

January 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

The British Dialect of Race and Nation: Postcolonial Histories of Sub-Subaltern Societies

The British Dialect of Race and Nation: Postcolonial Histories Of Sub-Subaltern Societies In the 1960s and 70s, waves of resistance swept over an empire upon which the sun had not … Continue reading

January 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

“Our White Fathers:” Patriarchy and Shifting Gender Roles in Colonial Nigeria, 1900-1961

“Our White Fathers:” Patriarchy and Shifting Gender Roles in Colonial Nigeria, 1900-1961             The twentieth-century immigration of European colonizers to Nigeria required the maintenance of a … Continue reading

January 13, 2015 · 2 Comments

Algeria’s Gender Dialectic: Tradition, Autocracy, and the Pursuit of Gender Equality in Algeria, 1954–2014

Algeria’s Gender Diaialectic: Tradition, Autocracy, and the Pursuit of Gender Equality in Algeria, 1954—2014               Algeria, a nation of social contrasts and political contradictions, stands … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · 1 Comment