It’s time for Africans in America to identify with African-Americans
Africa

It’s time for Africans in America to identify with African-Americans

Article: http://thegrio.com/2014/12/26/africans-in-america-african-american/ Always been my sentiment. I’m glad someone could articulate things well. I have often found myself embarassed by the lack of solidarity amongst black people in the diaspora. There are converging and diverging points in all our narratives, fair enough, we cannot short-change our own lived experiences but that should not blind us … Continue reading

Africa

“Peau-eme” (Poem)

Voici ma PEAU, Ma PEAU’litique, Ma PEAU’ésie, Mon étoile jaune. Mon étoile jaune à moi, c’est ma PEAU, mais ma PEAU, n’a pas de POT.  PEAU, PÔ’stiche, je ne peux masquer ma PEAU. PEAU noire, masque blanc, PEAU d’âne, PEAU de chagrin, Sommes-nous les damnés de la terre ? Remarque ! Remarque comme j’ai la … Continue reading