Over the years, Nigeria and other African countries have been fighting the sting from racial discrimination. There's this stereotype that every Black man is inferior and should suffer heedlessness from his fellow beings-- Whites. This is a...
Trigger Warning: Sexual assault mention “F tha Police” by N.W.A. has become a theme song for Black people in America. It’s a song that highlights police brutality and racial profiling. Released in 1988, it...
Love. Salvation. Truth. Guidance. Life. These five words all come to mind when millions of people hear the name “Farrakhan.” On May 11th, the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan turned 87 –...
Historical Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have produced some of our most well-known leaders in America. Lately, I have been curious about the future of farming at HBCUs. Surely HBCUs produce programs and degrees related to agriculture,...
I’m positive you haven’t been missing out on the media coverage from Africa, where death tolls and fatalities have always had to force their way into the headlines. Perhaps you are like me, getting bored and tired...
Often within our community, we see black women involved in unhealthy yet normalized relationships. Black women are taught to withstand disrespect, abuse, mistreatment, infidelity and lies all in the name of “love”. Some believe that it is...
Nigeria isn’t suffering because of bad leadership. No, this is certainly not a line from Soyinka’s Elegy for the Nation, but it’s a fact. Times are bad and things are tough. Every Nigerian now has a common...
This article originally appeared on Amanda Bazil's blog on May 4, 2019. With her permission, we reposted it on our site in honor of Caribbean Heritage Month. Darkness. Evil.
At 9:41 AM on November 16th, 2017, after numerous hours of waiting, my first child was born into the world. I had joined the society of fatherhood. There are many ways to approach the responsibilities that accompany...
I don’t write spoken word Or personal narratives I write poems that are molded from my thoughts about living in an unjust world I’m in a private area...

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