Iconoclasm and History

Iconoclasts are people who are unable to grasp the materiality of history. I have the wrong colour but my lifelong combat against racism as an excuse for giving my humble yet firm opinion. Autodafés and destructions of statues and monuments are a blatant shame no matter how right the underpinning cause.

Could Obama have gotten away with Trump’s actions? By: Renford Reese

Prof. Renford was recently in Uganda, where everyone wanted to know what He thought about President Donald Trump. They also wanted to know what he thought about former president, Barack Obama. In discussing both presidents, it was clear to his new Ugandan counterparts that America is a country that is steeped in white privilege and racism. How do we know this? A simple comparison of Trump and Obama highlights this fact.