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HHAP Episode 12: Burkinabe Rap Dialogue

This is episode 12 of the podcast, and the fourth and last in a series of episodes recorded live at the Trinity International Hip Hop Festival in Hartford, Connecticut. 324 mots de plus

Podcasts

BURKINA FASO: INTERVIEW WITH SANKARA'S FAMILY LAWYER BENEWENDE SANKARA ABOUT THOMAS SANKARA'S DNA COUNTER-EXPERTISE RESULT

After the release of the counter-expertise of the DNA of Thomas Sankara, we met the lawyer Benewende Sankara. He is also the president of UNIR\PS a party promoting Sankara’s ideology and the vice-president of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso. 396 mots de plus

POLITICS,ECONOMY,SOCIETY ALL IN INFOLAB226

Où Pour Toujours l'Injustice Perd Ses Quartiers: Due Process And Revolutionary Burkina Faso

To head off the « DID NOTHING WRONG » crowd and just because Westerners tend to be woefully misinformed, let’s start with describing Burkina Faso under the revolutionary government of President Thomas Sankara and why despite its brief existence of four years it accomplished more than most other attempts at socialism, throughout the globe and history, ever have. 1 566 mots de plus

Marxism

Thomas Sankara - Burkina Faso's president of the poor

While discussing the greatest and most successful revolutionaries in history, Che Guevara, Vladimir Lenin and Fidel Castro are names that spring to mind for most people. 621 mots de plus

Politics

In the shadow of Thomas Sankara

Why Burkina Faso’s revolutionary president still matters

Under the full moon glow in the warm Ouagadougou night, to the thud of ominous beats, the Congolese rapper strode onto the stage, declaring, « I may be from Congo Brazzaville but tonight, on the anniversary of the death of Thomas Sankara we are all Burkinabe ». 1 140 mots de plus

Africa