Reconnecting with Mother Africa.

Author:Williams, Earl, Jr.
Position:Letters - Letter to the editor

Greetings to our African brothers and sisters from Atlanta, Georgia, USA. A friend recently alerted me to your excellent publication from London and passed on some previous editions, including the latest one in which you discuss the sad, or should I say tragic events in Sudan in the light of the evolution of democracy in Africa.

This perspective has been an eye-opener for many of us in the USA who, to be honest, have only scant knowledge of the Mother Continent and most of it gleaned from the one-eyed mass media in this country.

It is very encouraging to read the mature analysis of issues and the robust discussions, of a very high quality, put forward by your brilliant columnists. These exchanges help to reinforce the work, intellectual as well as activist, that people of colour are now...

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