‘Black Panther’ Is Going to Be an Important Movie
Because black people have never seen anything like it before.
'Dear White People' Totally Failed With Its Lone African Character
Rashid was not multi-dimensional in any manner. He was the representation of the simple African that Western media has spent years cultivating
The Humongous Fungus Among Us Issue
The Hot Zone: Black Death Returns to Madagascar
I sat in a helicopter as it banked around and down toward a clearing in the center of Beranimbo, a village of 80 or so palm-thatched huts tucked away in the emerald mountains of Madagascar’s Northern Highlands.
African Refugees Are Having a Hard Time Living in a Dutch Prison
I recently went to Amsterdam to visit a community of African refugees who live in a former prison. Now their situation is becoming even more desperate because the time period in which they're allowed to stay here is coming to an end, and many of them...
This Week in Racism
This Week in Racism - The History of African Human Zoos in Europe
Artists in Norway built a recreation of the "Congo Village," a human zoo that attracted white patrons who were eager to gawk at tribal Africans held in captivity. Human zoos were a sad, but common attraction in Europe in the 19th and 20th centuries.