Black History Month – expanding the narrative

By Dave Huxtable on

Black History Month is celebrated in February in the United States and Canada, and in October in the UK and the Netherlands. Beyond slavery, oppression and a nice lady on a bus I am struck by how many accounts focus on the history of black people in the United States to the exclusion of the rest of the world. They are almost exclusively about passivity and victimhood, ended by the actions of cha… Read More