History Of Malawi

Category: Lost history

Message for Africa Day (2019).

Press Statement The struggle to free Africa from foreign domination has a long and glorious history. From the very inception of European incursion into Africa in the 15th century to current times, Africans resisted the slave trade, colonialism, and neo-colonialism. These struggles have created many heroic figures and events which deserve recognition and celebration. African…

Why May Day matters to Malawi.

History with anarchist roots. Introduction When we celebrate May Day we rarely reflect on why it is a public holiday in Malawi or elsewhere. Sian Byrne, Paliani Chinguwo, Warren McGregor, and Lucien van der Walt tell of the powerful struggles that lie behind its existence, and the organisations that created it and kept its meaning…