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Top 10 of my Favourite Podcasts of All Time – Part II

This is part II of Top 10 of My Favourite Podcasts of All Time. Check ’em out: Two Dope Queens What started off as hanging out at comedy clubs…

Top 10 of My Favourite Podcasts of All Time – Part 1

Podcasts are my favourite corner on the internet – they are an incredible means of sharing our lived experiences with each other: whether it’s the work we do,…

Janelle Monáe Dirty Computer

Janelle Monáe’s Dirty Computer is her ‘Fuck You’ Album

I knew that Dirty Computer would be Janelle Monáe’s Fuck You album. After the first two singles, I knew it! The Fuck You album is the album that is…

Saying #NotAllMen helps no one when there are enough men for rape [and other forms of violence] to be a problem

A poem by Bella Cox and Emma Maybe

Retouch Female Face Check Black Skin Closeup

The WhatsApp Interview: The Matte Project founder, Mathahle Stofile, on insisting on that seat at the table

The politics of the black body have long been contentious. Its placement in a society that, to quote Ta-Nehisi Coates, “plunders it,” is a discussion that not only…

Queen of Katwe: A contemporary African story worth seeing twice

[Some weeks ago,] Disney hosted the South Africa premiere of Queen of Katwe; a movie based on the vibrant true story of Phiona Mutesi, a young girl from the…

#FavePodcasts – Another Round talks to NPR’s Audie Cornish…

I am obsessed with podcasts. I think they are a revolutionary alternative to mainstream media. While being deliberate, curated and interest-based content, they are free of censorship and…

The Book of Phoenix: Oral Tradition Reimagined, Printed, Bound and Served Good.

I recently read my first ever African-Speculative-Fiction title, The Book of Phoenix by Nnedi Okorafor. This was my second attempt. I had found the book dissociating and I felt…

Nigeria turns down the Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill. WTAF?

A socially just society is one where men and women are not ranked, but linked, connected, complementing each other as equals. Yes it’s true that we men are…

Zeitgeist definition

Musings: We are Generation W; “W” is for “WORDS”

I think we are the generation to fight all manner of unjust structural prejudice and discrimination, or as I love it to be called by its descriptive name, “white supremacist…

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