|Letter from Phyllis Naidoo to The New Nation editor||
I found this letter in Panaf Great lives and thought it will be timely to publish it so that the present is understood with the past. I hope you will find the space to publish it.
|Letter from Jennifer Davis to Phyllis Naidoo||
Today it is intellectually fashionable to dismiss Africa as the continent of pestilence and ethnic conflict. A respected African American journalist even expresses gratitude that, because of slavery, he was born in America instead of Africa.