Satish Sekar

March 21, 2022

Hidden History – Liberation Struggles

Assassination (Part One) By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (March 16th 2022) Pre-Independence Assassinations Terror and fear and assassination were […]
February 18, 2022

The Spice Wars Part Eleven – By Any Means

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (January 23rd 2022) Monopoly The Dutch East India Company (DEIC) would not settle for […]
September 20, 2021

Africa’s Goal King – The Wonder Year

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (September 20th 2021) Begin the Wonder Year Next year marks the 50th anniversary of […]
September 20, 2021

The Strange Death of Dag Hammarskjöld

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (September 18th 2021) Mysteries Sixty years ago today a plane crash occurred in the […]
July 4, 2021

No Justice (Part One) – The Triumph Before the Fall

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (July 4th 2021) Fantastic Eighteen years ago hope filled Cardiff Crown Court. History was […]
January 5, 2021

More Despicable People and the World Cup (Part Three) Consequences

There is little doubt that the match between Argentina and Perú in the 1978 World Cup left a bitter taste. To some it absolutely reeked. However, the full truth about the ‘fix’ may never emerge, but enough has to expose it as one of the most despicable deals in football history.
January 5, 2021

More Despicable People and the World Cup (Part Two) The Beneficiaries

The match between Perú and Argentina in the 1978 World Cup is one of the most talked about and scandalous in the history of the World Cup – football even. Argentina won 6-0, amid accusations of bribery: corruption, intimidation or worse.
January 5, 2021

More Despicable People and the World Cup (Part One) The Successor

Back in 1970 Brasil needed the joy of the World Cup triumph to forget the horrors of General Emílio Garrastazu Médici’s rule even for a few days. He used and abused the triumph for his own ends, but some people knew Médici for the tyrant he was. Pelé took an England player aside during the 1970 World Cup and told him: “Our country is ruled by despicable people.”
November 20, 2020

The 30th Anniversary Justice Discussions

Police and Prosecutorial Accountability 1 Moderator: Satish Sekar Speakers: Nathan Adams, Dr Bob Moles, Michelle Diskin-Bates Date and Time: November […]
March 23, 2022

Hidden History – Liberation Struggles –

Assassination Part Two By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (March 16th 2022) Consequences – Portugal’s First Republic On October 5th […]
March 21, 2022

Hidden History – Liberation Struggles

Assassination (Part One) By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (March 16th 2022) Pre-Independence Assassinations Terror and fear and assassination were […]
March 15, 2022

Hidden History – Liberation Struggles Assassination (Introduction)

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (March 6th 2022) Assassination The end of World War II marked a sea-change in […]
February 21, 2022

The Spice Wars Part Fourteen – New World Order?

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (February 14th 2022) Changing Circumstances The Portuguese had a huge advantage over European competitors […]
February 20, 2022

The Spice Wars Part Thirteen – Hustling for Power

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (February 2nd 2022) Empire Building Portugal’s decision to ally with Spain inadvertently changed the […]
February 19, 2022

The Spice Wars Part Twelve – The Age of Empire

The Westen Cape Government’s Business Development in a street named after the man who initiated Africa’s other slavery diaspora – […]