Pan-Africanism: I am dreaming of course -An Interview with Bereket Habte Selassie

DrBereketIssa Shivji, Mwalimu Nyerere professor of Pan-African Studies at the University of Dar es Salaam, interviews Bereket Habte Selassie, an observer and participant in African politics for almost five decades. From the first All Africa People’s Conference in 1958, to the ‘doubt’ and ‘desperation’ of the current African reality, Selassie provides a thoughtful perspective on the history Pan-Africanism, as well as advice for the future of the African Union. This interview first appeared in Pan-African journal Chemchemi.

DrBereketIssa Shivji, Mwalimu Nyerere professor of Pan-African Studies at the University of Dar es Salaam, interviews Bereket Habte Selassie, an observer and participant in African politics for almost five decades. From the first All Africa People’s Conference in 1958, to the ‘doubt’ and ‘desperation’ of the current African reality, Selassie provides a thoughtful perspective on the history Pan-Africanism, as well as advice for the future of the African Union. This interview first appeared in Pan-African journal Chemchemi.

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  • Taddesse T Gebremussie December 26, 2011

    Pf Bereket Habteslassie is agreat scholar Eritrea God given son which Isayas the foolish evil person never leason him that is why Eritreans sufer now .Becouse we dont learn from our oun .
    The Jewish people don’t like to leason the lord they sufer 2000 years . we Eritreans dont like to leason our scholars we fellow wedi afom bri ,what is going on our country.
    Pf Bereket we need him in this transitio he is well respected scholar elder states man of Eritrea.
    We must leason him the oposition must call him inorder to have peaceful transition.
    Thankyou Marry crist mass & Happy New Year 2012.God bless Eritreans.

  • Dr. Cahsai Berhané December 28, 2013

    Full of wisdom as usual .

    Warmly,

    Cahsai

  • Dr. Cahsai Berhané December 28, 2013

    Wise reflections . To be meditated.

    Regards.

    Cahsai

    Rating: 10/10

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