In our last week in Washington D.C., the first episode of Game of Thrones (GOT) aired, the series is currently in its seventh season. I can confirm, GOT fever is certainly in the air, and it’s contagious!…Read more
Two weeks ago, we visited the National Museum of African American History and Culture, and the experience was an exceptionally profound, yet haunting one. At the museum, I bought James Baldwin’s book, The Fire Next Time,…Read more
60% of Africa’s population is under 35 years of age, but in our political office, there has been no space for the youth to make a political footprint. In an article by David E Kiwuwa he says,…Read more
Unity in Diversity
Unity in diversity is the motto on the National Coat of Arms that is drawn from the /Xam expression !ke e: /xarra // ke which literally means diverse people unite.…Read more
Stations of Doom.
I have been in Washington D.C. for just over two weeks now, and I have been using the metro daily. The architecture of the metros have really piqued my interest, and I have been documenting each metro stop that I get on and off at.…Read more
An ode to Mikhail
In life, we remember you.
We will remember your joy and how you lit up a room the second you walked into it.
We will remember your thoughtfulness,…Read more
The apology that never came
It has been almost 80 years since the Holocaust happened, but German society, albeit after 20 years of avoiding the issue, has completely acknowledged their role in the Holocaust,…Read more
To the Dreamers that Didn’t Make it
One day when I grow up…
“I want to be a pilot.”
“I want to be a teacher.”
“I want to be an advocate.”
“I want to be a soccer player.”
“I want to be rich.”
On Tuesday the 23rd of April,…Read more
Displacement. Dispossession. Loss. Land. Space. Identity. Place. Home.
The person is the place. The place is the person. The person is the place. The place is the person.
We cannot forget that a person’s identity is inextricably linked to the place.…Read more