The Global Black History Podcast
  • Eriche
7 episodes
Black history deep dives from around the world. A comprehensive podcast on black history and black issues around the world.

Episodes

The Hidden Truth of Rastafarian Origins (Brief History of the Jamaican Rastafarian Movement)
2020 Dec 181h 7m 13s
The Origins of the Rastafarian Movement in Jamaica.  The first rasta, a Jamaican man named Leonard Howell, is a fascinating figure (more interesting than you think). If you think Rastas are a big fat punchline to a joke, agree with the negative stigma...
Monsanto & U.S. Army Poison Black American Town: Anniston, Alabama vs. Environmental Racism
2020 Dec 111h 3m 33s
Anniston, AL - a case study for environmental racism in the United States. If you've heard of the issues with Flint, Michigan today, the story of Anniston's fight against environmental racism will stun you. From the Civil Rights Era movement to the...
Why America Is Still Segregated In 2020 - Housing Discrimination, Redlining, FHA Loans & More
2020 Dec 0444m 28s
Redlining, discriminatory lending practices, public housing, subprime mortgage crisis and state backed violence against black people. Learn all you ever wanted to know about ongoing segregation of black Americans in the United States. This is the global...
Genocide In The Belgian Congo (Part 4): The Great Big Cover Up of 10 Million Deaths
2020 Nov 2741m 31s
Genocide in the Belgian Congo (Part 4) - The Finale EpisodeHow did Leopold's genocidal regime fall apart? How did researchers reach the 10 million estimate? Why was this covered up and how? I'll answer these questions and get into the final grisly...
Genocide in the Belgian Congo (Part 3): Atrocities of the Ivory Boom
2020 Nov 2039m 53s
Genocide in the Belgian Congo (Part 3) -  Atrocities of the Ivory BoomWhat happened to our whistleblower from Part 2? How did Leopold II create the machine for murder of genocidal proportions in the Belgian Congo? I'll answer these questions and get...
Genocide In The Belgian Congo (Part 2): Leopold II’s Right Hand Man, The First Whistleblower & The First Atrocities
2020 Nov 0850m 9s
Genocide In The Belgian Congo (Part 2): Leopold II’s Right Hand Man, The First Whistleblower & The First Atrocities. This is the second part in the series on the Belgian Congo and I highly recommend listening to Part I first to set the stage for...
Genocide In The Belgian Congo (Part 1)
2020 Nov 0745m 41s
Genocide In The Belgian Congo (Part 1)Getting into the deep, multi-part series talking about central African colonial history. In episode 1 we'll talk about the Kongo Kingdom prior to European contact, the transatlantic slave trade and delve into the...