Among other names are the women of Ghanaian origin like Breffu and Nanny who led slave uprisings in West India back in the 18th century. Portuguese, British and Scandinavian castles were built along the coast to house European traders in gold, slaves and ivory. This never felt like white privilege to me. For four weeks I was courted and treated like a queen, and then
Their mothers and grandmothers teach them to be resourceful and to be able to cook a variety of delicacies from whatever ingredients they lay their hands on!