by. Marimba Ani. · Rating details · ratings · 17 reviews. Yurugu removes the mask from the European facade and thereby reveals the inner workings of. Yurugu: An African-Centered Critique of European by Marimba Ani Yurugu removes the mask from the European facade and thereby reveals.

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The youth see the greater urgency in African people building for self as opposed to imitating forms that continue our oppression.

Aramis Pellot rated it it was amazing Mar 24, We are losing our children to systems which miseducate them. The reason why they can do this, is because Europeans can view people as objects. Bush July 28, No trivia or quizzes yet.

Patrick Pierre-Louis rated it really liked it Oct 23, ddr A must-read for Africans and non-Africans alike. That is the spirit of our people. Thus we adapt their superficial value system when we listen to Bach and read Milton, without understanding who we are—which gives us the posture to be able to look critically at what has been imposed upon us.


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Ani looks into the question of how do we build buildings in order to communicate our spirit. Truth, Academies, Academia, Intellectuals, Christianity as it manifests itself with European development. Europeans today do the same by cultural imposition.

She evinces this point with a Special Forces quotation, which permits Europeans to attacking us. Jan 10, Shaaf Matin xr it it was amazing. She will show how European thought developed to quell their infighting and increase their outfighting.

But this rhythm, easy for us, is difficult for Europeans who focus on surface levels, rather than multi-dimensional levels: The African Blood Siblings tries to develop that leadership which will turn our segregation Dependence into separation Independence. The terms Ani uses in this framework are based on Swahili.

Notes on Marimba Ani’s “Yurugu” Lecture – African Blood Siblings

We need to work together as a family who supports its members and who yhrugu responsible for their welfare. More, being unobjective to Europe is being apolitical: They did not have the freedom to affirm their cultural heritage. One debate Plato had to have was promoting literal over oral. Thus Plato acts to solidify the European identity—which unchecked would be anu. Retrieved 4 July So noticing this, he returned to the Creator for his female part, but the Creator already gave it away.


It is a Mandatory read!!!! This is the basis of European hierarchies.

Yurugu: An African-centered Critique of European Cultural Thought and Behavior

The Europeans always had a drive to seek control. That is the spirit of our people. All action repulses and attracts. King Leopold, it is calculated, netted a profit of between 3 and 5 million sterling and could call to God to witness the purity of his motives and his desire to promote marimha. It is absolutely worth reading, though, to be fair, written academically and demanding a thorough familiarity with Western history and philosophies.

The same with Christianity. So though we can think that we can get certain advantages for ourselves, there is a reality of what we are accountable to.

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