Black Power

 

The National Campaign Against Fees and Cuts Black Students’ caucus fights for the rights of black students in antifees and anticuts campaigns, and works to ensure that the needs of black students are adequately represented within the NCAFC.

Along with the other liberation caucuses – women, disabled and LGBTQ  – the NCAFC’s black students network has one reserved voting place on the national committee, shared between an Open place and a Women’s Place.

The current officers are:

  • Sara Dagha and Minesh Parekh

To get in touch with the NCAFC black students campaign, email [email protected]

 NCAFC Black Caucus Blog

The Gharissa Massacre and Kenya’s Post-Colonial Legacy

The Gharissa Massacre and Kenya's Post-Colonial Legacy!
 NCAFC condemns the heinous actions of al-Shabab in Garissa, Kenya, killing at least 148 people, and injuring 79 or more. We likewise rebuke the Western media for its apparent blackout in regards to the reporting on the university massacre; the lack of coverage – reinforcing the lack of respect and inferiority that black bodies hold in the global south. NCAFC thirdly condemns the base accusations of populists who seek to claim this to be a religious-sectarian conflict, as the vast majority of victims of al-Shabab are Somali Muslims in Somalia. We uphold that the Garissa attack is the latest episode in an ongoing historical and socio-political struggle in East Africa, one in which the Kenyan government bears equal responsibility….(read more) http://anticuts.com/the-gharissa-massacre-and-east-africas-post-colonial-legacy/