Assassination of Thomas Sankara: the president of the french national assembly, Claude Bartolone, opposes...

Two members of the International Network "Justice for Sankara Justice for Africa" handed over to Claude Bartolone and to all the deputies of the...

Thomas Sankara and the Black Spring in Burkina Faso

Blaise Compaoré, the president of Burkina Faso who was forced to resign by mass protests on October 31, was more than simply a dictator...

The Political Orientation Speech Thomas Sankara,

The Speech on Political Orientation (Discours d'Orientation politique or DOP), as the name makes clear, is the theoretical foundation of the revolution. It...

The great Thomas Sankara was murdered on this day 27 years ago

Published on Africa is a Country (http://africasacountry.com) the October 15th, 2014 By Elliot Ross* It is the 27th anniversary of the death of Thomas Sankara, and...

Thomas Sankara’s speaches (video)

It’s also well worth your time watching Sankara’s famous speech “Against Debt”: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfzoToJEnu8?fs=1&hl=fr_FR&w=480&h=385] Finally, here’s his unforgettable speech in Harlem, New York: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ulD0_JfdEUc?fs=1&hl=fr_FR&w=480&h=385]

Burkina Faso: Echoes of a Revolution Past

Ernest Harsch Ernest Harsch discusses the enduring appeal and influence of the revered revolutionary leader, Thomas Sankara. There is probably no time when people are more...

In solidarity with the people of Burkina Faso Call signed by 30 organizations and...

In solidarity with the people of Burkina Faso, We – members of social movements, progressive political parties and organizations, personalities, citizens - salute the people...

Burkina Faso vows to identify remains of folk hero Sankara

Text by FRANCE 24 Latest update : 2014-11-22 Burkina Faso's new transitional president has promised to open an investigation to identify remains believed...

Burkina Faso: A Thousand Sankaras Come of Age

In 1987, Blaise Compaoré overthrew Sankara and took over the presidency. 27 years later, Sankara's ghost may be coming back to return the favour. 30...

Great African Leaders- Thomas Sankara

There is a Shona proverb that says good people do not live long. This turned out to be true for Burkina Faso’s president Thomas...
X
X
X