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Brittany Luse and Eric Eddings gleefully explore all the beautiful, complicated dimensions of Black life.

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The Leopards of Zaire

May 7, 2018

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Show Notes

This week, we’ll take you to Zaire for a story about national identity, colonialism, and one of the most notorious dictators in history. All courtesy of our friends at the new Gimlet podcast, “We Came to Win.”


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Check out the The Nod’s newsletter. It comes out every Tuesday morning. This week: learn about what else was going on in Zaire in 1974... it includes a stellar James Brown performance.