Was I Having a Nervous Breakdown?

A Nervous Breakdown?

I thought moving to Ghana was a dream come true. But after only a week in the bright and stifling glow, the heat had not been kind. Was I having a nervous breakdown?

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Chinese Gold Miner Ghana

Chinese Invasion

The Chinese are adept at adapting. See them navigating the markets, streets and tro-tros of…

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Emergency Care

State of Emergency

An old man walked into the 37th Military Hospital in Accra early one morning. He…

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Burt Reynolds in Deliverance

Deliverance (film classic)

Deliverance (1972) is British director John Boorman’s gripping action-adventure about four suburban businessmen on a…

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Children from Village of the Damned

Black woman, white children

The young American white couple a few doors away from me are leaving Ghana today….

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David Lynch's The Straight Story

The Straight Story

What could be so enthralling about an ailing old geezer travelling on a lawnmower some…

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First black Britons

Black Britons – who are the first?

The First Black Britons reveals a dramatic and compelling 3-part story; brought to life by historical characters and a wealth of visual and document sources.

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black power sporting salute

Tommie Smith and John Carlos on Higher Ground

Black-gloved fists raised aloft, on a sweltering hot night in Mexico City, U.S. athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos propelled themselves into history.

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