Catherine Onyemelukwe

Author, Blogger, Speaker

January 12, 2015
by Catherine Onyemelukwe

Dancing: Celebration Part 3

No Party without Dancing I can’t imagine a Nigerian party without dancing. Often the guests are the dancers. But for an event like our anniversary, we also had professional dancers who entertained us. One Nigerian custom, among many that I … Continue reading

April 2, 2014
by Catherine Onyemelukwe
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White privilege – is it doomed? Is that good?

My Peace Corps friend and colleague – we were volunteers together in Nigeria in 1962-64 – has written a powerful piece about white privilege in Counterpunch, a magazine where he is a frequent contributor. He begins, “Some of the richest … Continue reading