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Remembering, learning and loving what pan-african activist walter rodney did for black people by abs contributor-october 7, 2017 0 5213 share on facebook tweet on twitter tweet. How europe underdeveloped africa is a book written by walter rodney, which takes the view that africa was deliberately exploited and underdeveloped by european. Walter rodney was born in guyana on march 23, 1942 he was assassinated in guyana on june 13, 1980 his most prolific work, “how europe underdeveloped africa. Home » intellectual tools and thinkers for the global march of the common people » how europe underdeveloped africa is a book written by walter rodney.
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