NEW PAPER – Medium-scale farms in Africa: history lessons from Zimbabwe

Originally posted on zimbabweland:
‘Medium-scale’ farms as seen as potential drivers of future agricultural growth in Africa. In Zimbabwe, much hope is vested in A2 farms allocated at land reform becoming productive, with hopes pinned on investment flowing following the election. The A2 farms, averaging around 100 ha in extent, will be a major focus of policy attention in the…

Farm labour after land reform in Zimbabwe

Originally posted on zimbabweland:
A paper by myself, the late BZ Mavedzenge, Felix Murimbarimba and Chrispen Sukume is just out in Development and Change (available open access). We asked, “What happens to labour when redistributive land reform restructures a system of settler colonial agriculture?” The answer is not obvious and, surprisingly, the question is not widely…

It is Time to Free MumiaAbu-Jamal

One could say a lot about the unjust issue of how America has kept so many Black people imprisoned, many of who are actually innocent. But the story of Mumia Abu Jamal is not only unique because of his political opinion as well as his symbolic hold on the American consciousness. It is a travestyContinue reading “It is Time to Free MumiaAbu-Jamal”

Africography: Metaphysics, Historiography and Decolonisation

Originally posted on Zulumathabo on the Internet 2.0:
By Zulumathabo Zulu © 2018 The Preamble My dear followers. This is to notify you that I will be presenting a ground-breaking scholarly paper Africography: Metaphysics, Historiography and Decolonisation at the College of Human Sciences’ Decolonisation Conference at Unisa (University of South Africa) in Pretoria on Tuesday August 7, 2018…

African Metaphysical Science and Indigenous Innovation

Originally posted on Zulumathabo on the Internet 2.0:
The Cultural Revolution as a Prerequisite for the Fourth Industrial Revolution By Mocholoko, Zulumathabo Zulu Doctoral Practitioner; Metaphysical Scientist and Cosmologist Speaking at the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Wednesday, October 17, 2018. The Preamble In his book The Philosophy of History, the German philosopher George Hegel says that…

Poems of Persistence

If they give you ruled paper write the other way-Juan Ramón Jiménez

Sonia G Poetry Bandit

Stealing the words that float upon the air of silence that reflect upon me


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