The West and the Rest of Us: White Predators, Black Slavers, and the African Elite. Front Cover. Chinweizu. Random House, – History – pages. Book reviews: The West and the Rest of Us: White Predators, Black Slavers and the African Exile By CHINWEIZU (New York, Random House, ). pp. Who will lead this mobilization against the Western exploiters remains a moot point; tepidly, Chinweizu credits Sekou Toure of Guinea with an.

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Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. Eugene Johnston rated it znd was amazing Mar 30, He is also a co-author of Towards the Decolonization of African Chinweizu is an institutionally unaffiliated Afrocentric scholar.

rwst Mariam rated it it was amazing Jun 09, Chekwas Okorie rated it it was amazing Apr 28, While the book is a good alternative to the metanarrative of European progress, it falls short for me because I demand a radical reenvisioning of the world. Terry rated it it was amazing Dec 02, Jlbutler55 rated it it was amazing Jul 15, Chinweizu does provide dabs of historical insight when he examines the assimilationist, comprador middleman qualities of turn-of-the-century black liberals and post-World War II independence leaders like Nkrumah.

It is amazing and telling how the revolutionary language of the s has now been replaced by aggressive language and especially the culture of eating deception, corruption, impunity and what socialist intellectual Samir Amin calls accumulation on a grand scale. The West and the Rest of Us: By clicking on “Submit” you agree that you have read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


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Under part four are three chapters, one of which is titled, “Nationalists or Modern Black Slavers? Be the first to discover new talent!

To address comments or complaints, please Contact us. Chinweizu is an institutionally unaffiliated Wnd scholar. As the author argues, it is suicidal for the lambs [read Africans] to see, think and act out of assumptions about the chinweiu that reflect and advance the interests of the lions and jackals preying on harmless and defenceless sheep.

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He is commonly associated with Black orientalism. Thirty-one years later, most Ugandans, especially those from the east and greater north, are waiting to experience the fundamental change which nobody erst about anymore. Amir rated it really liked it Jul 16, Omenihu Wesst rated it liked it Jan 21, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The vision that I require is one where humans and the rest of nature are not opposed.



There was a problem adding your email address. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Gerardo rated it really liked it Sep 22, J Beckett rated it it was amazing Aug 31, It attempts to explain man-made root causes of Africa’s backwardness, chinweozu concept which was popular among Uganda’s new breed of liberators who stormed Kampala on January 25, These Bretton Woods institutions often recruit local agents and use them to push their reactionary agenda in African countries.

Published inthe book is as pertinent today as westt was in the s and s.

Trivia About The West and the Emmillia Samanyanga rated it did not like it Apr 12, To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this vhinweizu, click here. Decolonization is termed the “”middle-class solution”” in which foreign aid facilitated economic drainage and distortion. The consistency of European aggression to gain power which is the control of people in all 9 activities of life ideological core of the culture the seed of the culture that continues it to develop can be understood as one thing.

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AllAfrica publishes around reports a day from more than news organizations and over other institutions and individualsrepresenting a diversity of positions on every topic. The author, a Wesy poet who ajd mathematics and cinweizu at MIT, excoriates the West for centuries of predation, along with petit-bourgeois elite Africans like Nkrumah, Senghor, and Houpouet-Boigny.

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The West and the Rest of Us: White Predators, Black Slavers and the African Elite by Chinweizu

Lists with This Book. Aug 01, Ty G rated it it was amazing Shelves: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica. Chinweizu argues that these well-paid agents “have a special job: Mona Theresa rated it it was amazing Mar 26, Isa rated it really liked it Jun 14, The book looks toward a “”gigantic reconstruction of [Africa’s] society “”to build black power in the African homeland.

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