How I Learned the Power of Pussy Prayer
Pussy prayer is how we heal the wounds of sexual trauma. One woman’s journey from hurt to acceptance.
This Week In White American Crime: Hate Crimes
The second entry in our series, This Week in White American Crime, focuses on one of the more pathological variants of white crime: hate crimes.
OkayAfrica’s 100 Women
OkayAfrica’s 100 Women is our first annual look at the women making an impact on the African continent and in the diaspora. From the biggest names in culture to young up-and-comers, we’ve got ’em.
Donald Trump, White Victimhood and the South African Far-Right
A foolish belief in “white genocide” connects Trump supporters, the American alt-right and South African Afrikaner nationalists.
He Tasted Like Cheetos: How a Christian Kid Discovered Gayness and Himself
The story of a boy coming to terms with being gay through a sexual relationship with a childhood friend.
Dear Omarosa, Be Honest, Are You Really Nigerian?
An open letter to Omarosa on behalf of Nigerians everywhere.
Inside Trump’s Secret Whatsapp Group with African Dictators
We’ve been leaked text of Trump’s conversations with some of Africa’s longest serving leaders.
This Week in White American Crime
A non-exhaustive list of the exhaustive crimes committed by white male U.S. citizens.
Meet Raoul Peck, Director of the Powerful New James Baldwin Documentary ‘I Am Not Your Negro’
The filmmaker behind ‘Not Your Negro’ discusses James Baldwin and the creative process behind his unconventional new documentary.
I ♥ AFCON 2017: Where and When to Watch the African Cup of Nations in NYC
In cities like New York, the African Cup of Nations has become a must watch tournament for football fans of all backgrounds.
In the Movement for Black Lives, Do African Lives Matter?
A deep-dive into how Americans with recent roots in Africa grapple with their place in the Black Lives Matter movement and with American blackness in general.
First Somali-American Legislator Subject to Islamophobic Harassment After White House Visit
The first Somali-American elected to state office describes a frightening instance of islamophobia after a meeting at the White House.
Tips for American Journalists from African Journalists
African journalists give their American colleagues tips on how to operate under vindictive regimes.