Honour the Passing of the Comfortably-Kept Queen?

Or honour compassionate commoners and the memory of noble leaders assassinated by the robbers of the Global South’s wealth?

Official photograph of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Congo, Patrice Lumumba, 1960 from an article on Wikipedia. (See the article below about how M16 arranged the killing of this elected leader as he steadfastly sought to represent his peoples’ interests and refused to kneel before Western domination.)

So the queen of England has passed away at the grand old age of 96. No doubt, she received the best possible care, in the best possible physical surroundings, comforted by the…

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Aza Y. Alam

Aza Y. Alam

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Exploring the entanglements of gender, race and class during this era of the Eurokleptocene. Let’s do better, one story, one learning, one comment at a time.