A Black and British History: Jamaica’s First Maroon War

Wednesday 10th October 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM @ Impact Hub, Brixton, Pop Brixton, 49 Brixton Station Road, London SW9 8PQ Who are the Maroons of Jamaica? Why did Britain go to war with them? Who were their leaders? CLR James (African-Trinidadian historian, journalist and socialist) wrote: “I was tired of reading and hearing…

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Agents of Freedom: The Black Jacobin – by ‘Ancestry Talks’ With Paul Crooks

Saturday 6th October 2018, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM @ Lewisham Library, 199-201 Lewisham High Street, London SE13 6LG   Whilst researching his ancestry, Paul Crooks discovered his Great Great Great Grandfather walked free from a sugar plantation in Jamaica in 1838. Paul wanted to know more about what lay behind the decision to free…

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“AFRICAN WOMEN RESISTANCE LEADERS: POLITICAL & SPIRITUAL” A SIX WEEK COURSE (PART 1)

Starting Tuesday 22nd May, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM to 26th June 2018 @ New Beacon Books Ltd, 76 Stroud Green Road, London N4 3EN – COURSE FEE: £70 Presented by Black History Walks this course will detail Black women who have fought against colonialism and racism over the last 400 years and examine their varied spiritual…

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“INTERNATIONAL DECADE FOR PEOPLE OF AFRICAN DESCENT 2015 – 2024” CLAPHAM COMMON WALKS

Sunday 8th April 2018 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM @ Clapham Common Park, London SW4 7BE Due to the interest generated from the recent Marcus Garvey celebrations and the UN International Decade for people of African Descent we have arranged a special walk around Clapham Common to expose the African resistance and presence in the area.…

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“BLACK BRITISH CIVIL RIGHTS HEROES” – PART 2 & 3

Wednesday 25th and Friday 27th April 2018, 6: 30 PM – 9:00 PM @ The Travistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust, 120 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5BA Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust is delighted to host a presentation by Black History Walks on ‘African British Civil Rights Heroes’. ** Part 2 & 3 will…

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