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Prominent Black Intellectuals

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Professor Paul Butler
Annette Gordon-Reed
Thomas Jefferson, Sally Hemings, and the Burden of Slavery
Kwame Anthony Appiah
Identity and Cosmopolitanism
Nell Irvin Painter
Reflections of an Historian
Pallo Jordan
The African National Congress and the Future of South Africa
Julius G. Kiano
Kenyan Independence: The Early Years
Kenneth D. Kaunda
Reflections on Empire, Nationalism, and Globalization
Thelton Henderson, Jr.
Lessons of the Civil Rights Movement
Wole Soyinka
Writing and Political Activism
Alice Karekezi
Justice in Rwanda and the Rights of Women
Gibor Basri
Reaching for the Stars
Oronto Douglas
The BP Disaster: Lessons from the Niger Delta
Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na'im
Islam and the Secular State