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award to Burnham Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2013 09:21:48 -0400 From: email@example.com To: H-NET List for African History and Culture <H-AFRICA@H-NET.MSU.EDU> And here is another similar speech invoking Walter Rodney, this time by South African Deputy President Kgalema Mothlante. The comments on history and solidarity are interesting. http://www.polity.org.za/article/sa-motlanthe-address-by-the-deputy-president-of-south-africa-on-the-occasion-of-the-20th-anniversary-of-the-handing-over-of-the-solomon-mahlangu-freedom-college-tanzania-dar-es-salaam-09072012-2012-07-09 Again, the relevant section is about half way down: "In this we are following in the great footsteps of visionary Africans who came before, such as Sol Plaatje, Patrice Lumumba, Mwalimu Julius Nyerere, Nelson Mandela, Chief Albert Luthuli, Moses Kotane, J.B Marks, Frantz Fanon, Walter Rodney, Kwame Nkrumah, Samora Machel, Thomas Sankara, Amilcar Cabral and Augustino Neto." Stephen Rockel Department of Historical and Cultural Studies University of Toronto Scarborough firstname.lastname@example.org Quoting teferi abate <teferiabate@MAIL.H-NET.MSU.EDU>: > Subject: DISCUSSION: Walter Rodney assassination vs. S.African award > to Burnham > Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2013 22:56:25 -0400 > From: Peter Limb <email@example.com> > Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org > To: h-africa h-africa <email@example.com> > > > From: Peter Limb > > SABC has now taken up the story: it is a very long URL so you may > have to copy and paste > > http://www.sabc.co.za/news/a/cf7bff004f5d288985238f1e5d06aea0/Decision-to-confer-OT-Award-to-Forbes-Burnham-sparks-controversy-20132304 > > -- > > > > > -- Stephen J. Rockel Associate Professor, History Director, African Studies Department of Historical and Cultural Studies University of Toronto Scarborough 1265 Military Trail Toronto, Ontario M1C 1A4 Canada firstname.lastname@example.org -- --