The Ted Talk Questionnaire: Robert Hakiza on Using His Story to Empower Refugees
The Ted Talk Questionnaire: This Kenyan Percussionist is Bringing Her ‘Weird Energy’ to Arusha
The Kenyan percussionist Kasiva Mutua shares what she learnt from the TED process and her desire to explore different percussion instruments.
The TED Talk Questionnaire: Botswana’s Queer Theater Pioneer On Tradition and Telling LGBT Stories
Okay Acoustic: ÌFÉ Performs ‘Bangah (Pico y Palo)’ and Discusses the Song’s Spiritual Roots in the Yoruban Pantheon
The lead singer of ÌFÉ breaks down the Afro-diasporan spiritual dimensions of his song BANGAH (Pico y Palo) and performs an acoustic version that will stir your soul.
The Artist Son of Angola’s President Talks Style and Censorship in Today’s Angola
We spoke to Coréon Dú AKA José Eduardo Paulino dos Santos, the director of Bangalogia, a look at the origins of Angolan style and swagger.
The Ted Talk Questionnaire: This Egyptian Mycologist is Trying to Stop Devastating Fungal Infections
Mennat El Ghalid is an Egyptian mycologist whose nonprofit organization, ConScience, promotes science education.
The Ted Talk Questionnaire: Somali Tech Star Abdigani Diriye Wants to Change the Narrative On Somalia
The Somali scientist shares his desire to change the narrative around Somalia and Somaliland through innovation.
The TED Talk Questionnaire: Walé Oyéjidé of Ikiré Jones Is Preparing for TED by Listening to Kendrick
The socially conscious fashion designer takes us through the process of preparing a TED talk and tells us what he listens to to bolster his swagger.
This New Fashion Editorial From Ikiré Jones Is an Assault on American Hypocrisy
Ikiré Jones presents their new editorial for their FW17 collection as a call to denounce hypocrisy and embrace hope in America.
Omarosa Was on a Panel About Police Brutality and Needless to Say it Went Off the Rails
There was little love for Omarosa Manigault at this year’s National Association of Black Journalism Conference as attendees turned their backs and a panel on police brutality descended into chaos.
The Ted Talk Questionnaire: Yasin Kakande on Using TED to Expose the Abuse of Migrant Workers
The TED Talk Questionnaire: Ugandan Playwright Adong Judith on How She Became a Global TED Fellow
The Ugandan playwright Adong Judith gives inspiring advice on how to achieve your dreams and on how she became a 2017 TED Fellow.
These Are All the 2017 Grammy Award Winners (Updating)
Yes Wizkid, Beyoncé and Kanye are bound to win big in 2017. Follow along for all the winners in the 59th Grammy Awards.