Blaming the Africans: Cultural Imperialism and the Meeting of the Primates

Sally Struthers was the first to introduce me to Africa. She told me that while 70 cents would garner me a coke, that same two quarters and four nickels could feed an African. My next memory of Africa comes from watching the rise and fall of that famed warrior Shaka Zulu. In the movie,  his … Continue reading Blaming the Africans: Cultural Imperialism and the Meeting of the Primates

In Praise of Christmas Music During Advent

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5BRVkgaIcaE   Anglicans love to remind less liturgically oriented Christians that early December marks the beginning of Advent, not Christmas season. Thus, the very claim of a war on Christmas is a misnomer. The true season under siege by the retailers and Christians of questionable taste is Advent. Blame it on the zeal of … Continue reading In Praise of Christmas Music During Advent