Masculinity and Mental Health in Post-Genocide Rwanda
The vast majority of perpetrators of the 1994 genocide were men. Now, having served time in prison, they want to heal themselves and their communities, but toxic masculinity remains a barrier.
After Losing Her Family to AIDS, This Woman Built an App to Save Lives
When Ruth Nabembezi's sister and parents died in her teens, the 22-year-old Ugandan created Ask Without Shame, an online platform for young people to get the sexual health information they need.
Morocco’s Anti-Colonial "Moon King" Lives—Inside This Artist's Memory
Mounir Fatmi explores postcolonial memory through three artifacts from his childhood in 1970s Morocco
DJ Rachael Wants to See More Women in Ugandan Dance Music
The producer is lighting up the East African electronic scene and getting young women into music through her collective, Femme Electronic.
The Tight Squeeze Issue
The African Country on a Mission to Legalize Hemp (And Maybe Weed Too)
Artist Recreates the Deadly Movie Theater That Sparked the 1979 Iranian Revolution
Mahmoud Bakhshi rebuilds the burned-out Cinema Rex, complete with vintage furniture and carpet, at Narrative Gallery in London.
This Yayoi Kusama/Louise Bourgeois Show Is Basically Like Going to Therapy
Sotheby's unites the two legendary female artists for the first time.
The Fearless Feminist Artist Taking Down South Africa's 'Bro Code'
Lady Skollie has a reputation for using her art to directly call out public figures who have been accused or imprisoned for rape.
I Went to a Feminism Class for Boys
A charity is teaching kids about masculinity, sexism, and the concept of a "man box."
How David Bowie's Contemporary African Art Collection Challenged Conventions
Bowie was a true champion for contemporary African art.
This Festival Founded by Brits in Malawi Swears It's Not Problematic
Lake of Stars festival in Africa walks a tightrope between cultural sensitivity and positive social change.
Afrofuturist Art Emerges in a Mystical New Music Video
Open your "envious eyes" to Garth von Glehn's music video for Ghanaian rapper M.anifest's "W'ani Aba."