Africa

He Should Practice Homosexuality at Home

Polite homophobia imagines that deviant sexuality should be enjoyed away from public view.

Here is a Human Being

The Spotify and Ancestry partnership proposes to entertain users based on the narrowest possible conception of who they are.

Wading Through Chale Wote

Perhaps this is what it means to host a successful street art festival: people will come in large numbers, do whatever they want, and even ignore the art. Freedom.

The Silent Lift Attendant of Paradise Apartments

He always has on an earphone listening to music on his Huawei phone.

African Hospitality Served with Spaghetti Bolognese

Open house. Open guts. Open pots and pans.

It Was Like There Was a Fog in the Sky Only I Could See

Immigrants from Africa and the iron gateways of mass deportation.

My Dictator, Hastings Banda

Naively, they thought with Banda and about 500 of his supporters in jail, everything would just go back to “normal.”