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Michael rated it really liked it Feb 23, Like CLR James, Rodney wrote big, sweeping brothees seen in this book but also later in How Europe Underdeveloped Africa and it is possible to see how this holds potential as a “weapon of the struggle. Bentinck rated it it was amazing. He is not a dry academic writing about the proletariat from the comfort of his study; instead this book resulted from him leaving the classroom and ‘grounding’ in the street. Sylvia Iradukunda rated it grouundings was amazing Oct 26, You will not be charged for pre-ordered books until they are available to be shipped.
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Hot-ed Nana rated it really liked it Sep 21, Evadeen Groundinge rated it really liked it May 22, Your pre-order item will usually be shipped on the publishing date of the book. Anacaona rated it it was amazing Nov 06, Wilbert rated it really liked it Apr 13, Secondly, the acquired knowledge of African history must be seen as directly relevant but secondary to the concrete tactics and strategy which are necessary for our liberation.
Sep 14, r. Rodney gave talks in dungies and gullies, and this book uniquely captures that grassroots experience, in which Rodney recognised the power of mutual exchange and teaching.
Imagine the juicy contradictions — Rockefeller finances chair on African history from the profits of exploiting South African blacks and upholding apartheid! This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. In Praise of Disobedience. Walter Rodney was born in British Guiana.
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The Groundings with My Brothers by Walter Rodney
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He is critical of any attempts to directly transplant the North American model of black power, and emphasises the uniq “Power can be used destructively, if it is not allowed to be expressed destructively. Mayor Josiah rated it really liked it Apr 16, Nevis Matters rated it it was amazing Apr 21, His last point is particularly poignant as he focuses upon history as grouundings important tool to reassert black power in the Caribbean.
Inshortly after founding of the Working People’s Alliance in Guyana, the year-old Rodney would be assassinated. We blacks in the Americas have missed the opportunity when a more leisurely appraisal of our past might have been possible.
Having inspired a generation of revolutionaries, this new edition will re-introduce the book to a new political landscape that it helped shape, with reflections from leading scholar-activists such as Carole Boyce Davies.