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The Race To The Bottom

The Race To The Bottom

#Society #Economy #Globalization

It's time for change, real change
The race to the bottom in terms of economics is one for attaining the lowest cost, whilst retaining or increasing the highest margin of profit. Who is profiting from this race and at whose expense? Is it sustainable? What forces drive the race?

The Awesome People

The Awesome People

#People #History #Humanity

Historical Truth
We, the people born between 1950-1980, we are the blessed ones. We are the awesome people. Our life is a living encyclopedia. We are also the last of a kind...

Mandela | The Legacy

UbuntuFM Africa | Pres. Nelson Mandela (1918-2013)

#People #History

A shrewd politician, a visionary, or both?
As with most larger-than-life figures Pres. Nelson Mandela was controversial. We know of his achievements and follies. But what is his legacy? What will he be best remembered for?

‘Biafra’ All Over Again

‘Biafra’ All Over Again

#Society #Biafra

History is about to repeat itself
Between 1966 and 1970, Biafra was all over the news media for those old enough to remember. What was called a war, was in fact a genocide comparable to the Rwandan genocide of the 90’s or worse. Let's fast forward from 1966 to Sept 12, 2017.

Ray Phiri: The Highland Drifter

UbuntuFM Africa | Ray Phiri (1947-2017)

#Artists

The purpose of music is to communicate
Commemorative article by King Vusi Mavuthela on Ray Phiri (1947-2017) who passed on July 12, 2017. 

Biafra

UbuntuFM Africa | Biafra (1969)

#Society #Biafra

50 years of Oil, Blood & Deprivation
The story of the Biafra genocide is one of the culturally incompatible and ideologically far-flung nations enclosed in a post-colonial contraption that started in the late ’60s and continues up to this day. One of the key underlying factors in the conflict may be attributed to the presence of oil. Biafra has one of the biggest if not the biggest oil reserves in Africa.