Jomo Kenyatta (1890? - 1978)

Kenyatta, Swahili for the "Light of Kenya," was the founding father of Kenya and its first president, serving from 1964 until his death in 1978.

This sympathetic caricature accompanied the following book review in The Militant:

October 5, 1964: "African Nations Demand End Of US Intervention in Congo" by Dick Roberts.

May 10, 1965: " 'Mau Mau' Detainee' by Josiah Mwangi Kariuki" -Dick Roberts, reviewer.