Satish Sekar

July 13, 2020

For Pity’s Sake

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (June 5th 2020) Stolen Promise Grief-stricken and angry, a then 14-year-old Nathan Adams, needed […]
April 4, 2020

An Unlikely Hero

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (April 2nd 2020) Today is the 250th anniversary of the birth of one of […]
April 4, 2020

They Shook Up The World –The Haitian Revolution and its Impact

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (April 2nd 2020) Over two centuries ago an untrained army of self-liberated slaves and […]
March 14, 2020

A Recipe for Injustice

by Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (February 20th 2013) A Curious System? Twenty-nine year model, law graduate and aspiring actress […]
February 20, 2019

The Price of Independence

By Satish Sekar in Niamey © Satish Sekar (February 2nd 2019) Paradoxes It’s hard to believe now, but in the […]
March 17, 2018

Entitlement

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (March 15th 2018) Scandal 25 years ago today a precursor of the ‘Me Too’ […]
February 11, 2018

Misconceptions

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (February 4th 2018) Romanticised Nonsense History is full of misconceptions and airbrushing of crimes […]
February 10, 2018

Rivalry

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (February 2nd 2018) The Power and the Glory By 718 the Berber and Umayyad […]
February 10, 2018

The Origins of Al-Andalus and Beyond

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (February 1st 2018) The Umayyads It was one of the world’s major empires, albeit […]
December 22, 2021

Land and Other Questions (Part One)

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (December 22nd 2021) Evasion In 1994 South Africa’s first democratic election took place, but […]
December 21, 2021

Land, Labour & Supremacy in South Africa

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (December 21st 2021) The Consequences of Johan van Riebeeck’s Arrival When Johan van Riebeeck […]
December 19, 2021

History Rewritten – Meet the van Riebeecks

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (December 20th 2021) They Must Fall A year ago, ‘They must fall’ was in […]
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 […]