Chinua Achebe on How Colonization Changed Africa

Chinua Achebe

African literary legend Chinua Achebe died last week at the age of 82. While revisiting his work, The Burton Wire came across a video of Achebe discussing the devastating impact of colonization. It's definitely worth a listen. is the premiere online destination for news, informed opinion and culture of the African Diaspora (including black populations in Latin and South America).