The African Activist Archive Project is building an online archive of primary materials - documents, photographs, artifacts, and written and oral memories - of 50 years of activist organizing in the United States in solidarity with African struggles against colonialism, apartheid, and injustice. This is a "people's archive" focused primarily on local organizations in the U.S. that supported African struggles against colonialism and white minority rule. We also include materials from national organizations that provided research, educational and organizing materials, and some reporting about these local community and campus groups. ... [according to site editor’s information]
In his article, Alegi looks at an early stage of the life of former ANC president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Albert Luthuli in which he was interested in football before entering politics. Alegi then analyses the early relationship between football and anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa. He is the author of several books and articles concerning football in Africa / South Africa and is assistant professor at Michigan State University. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
According to their own statement, the Apartheid Museum in Ormonde, South Africa is the world's pre-eminent museum concerning the history of South Africa, especially the history of Apartheid. The website offers a lot of information on South African and Apartheid history, about exhibitions, other museums etc. Furthermore, you will find interesting educational material for teachers, with special units etc. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Digital Library of the Département d'Histoire de la Facultés Lettres et Sciences Humaines - Université Cheikh Anta Diop - Senegal, one of the most famous universities in francophone Africa. The site offers many full text documents. One focus is on slavery. The institute furthermore runs a digitization project of all the theses written there since 1963. A list with the titles of the digitized documents can already be seen online. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
This project seeks to promote a differentiated discussion of the history of football in South Africa. Information on other scientific events concerning the FIFA World Cup is also given, like e.g. on the conference „Visualizing the Game. Global Perspectives on Football in Africa“ (incl. programme). See also http://www.baslerafrika.ch/popup-veranstaltungen.php?id_veranstaltung=59&sprache ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Website created by Colin Darch, Colin Darch, a documentalist and historian of Mozambique. The website offers a big collection of newspaper clippings about the contemporary history of Mozambique between about 1960 and 2002. Besides the newspaper articles, which also contain interviews, you will equally find photographs. The articles are sorted by topic (see table of contents). ... [editors ilissAfrica]
An online educational resource designed especially for high school and undergraduate students.
The site contains original video interviews with 45 South African activists.Full-length interviews are available, along with 140 interview segments organized topically.
Furthermore, the site contains raw video footage documenting mass resistance and police repression, historical documents, rare photographs, original narratives and essays, and educational activities that use the primary materials on the site.
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"The Southern Cameroons Youth League (SCYL) was created with the unique mission of using all available civilised means including force to bring freedom to the suffering and persecuted people of the Southern Cameroons .
To act as a forum where the voices of the stakeholders in the struggle for freedom and the vision of their country of tomorrow can be properly represented." ... [according to site editor's information]
Remember Saro-Wiwa is a coalition of organisations and individuals. The Nigerian writer and eight Ogoni colleagues were executed by the Nigerian state for campaigning against the devastation of the Niger Delta by oil companies, especially Shell and Chevron. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]