‘Life is Wonderful: Mandela’s Unsung Heroes’ FILM SCREENING – Part of the Nelson Mandela 100 Centenary Programme

July 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s birth. The 1963/64 Rivonia Trail is one of the most extraordinary in legal history, at which Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment. After 27 years in prison, he emerged with a vision of a multiracial democracy which averted a civil war in South Africa. But he…

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‘Winnie – the legacy for young women’s leadership’

Thursday 21st June 2018, 7:30 PM – 11:00 PM @ Regent Street Cinema, 309 Regent Street London W1B 2UW As part of its ‘Educate & Empower’ series, Blaksox and Kush Films, hosted by GEEDA join forces to bring the multi-award winning film, ‘Winnie’ to a young women’s leadership focused audience. “She was the barometer for the political…

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“THE POLITICS OF RACE IN BRITAIN & SOUTH AFRICA: BLACK BRITISH SOLIDARITY”

Wednesday 16th May 2018. 2.30 PM – 4:00 PM @ London Metropolitan Archives, 40 Northampton Road, London EC1R 0HB This new book  by Dr. Elizabeth Williams, explores “the complicated dance with racial inequality” in the UK and South Africa. Join Dr. Williams to discuss her book and view documents from the London Metropolitan Archives  collection on the anti-apartheid…

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“THE SOUNDS OF SOWETO” – WITH CLAUDE DEPPA & BUKKY LEO

Monday 21st May 2018, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM @ The Jazz Cafe, 5 Parkway, Camden, London NW1 7PG  – Tickets: Standing £10 | Restaurant £15 We dedicate a night to exploring the musical life of Soweto, South Africa’s largest and most famous township in the company of Cape Town trumpeter Claude Deppa and Fela…

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