They were selling love outside the market near the corner shop, It was illegal. I watched them day by day try to get away from the law-makers. They looked like murderers. No one came by to buy it or offer them their kindness, Love is too expensive to be bought in these ways, Everyone grew… Read More Illegalities
Hear me, my opinion makes sense, it drives you to anger but its the only one you have, I will teach you what to think, how to think and when to think it, I will abuse your ignorance, I will make you who you are, I will tell you stories of hopelessness and fear, You… Read More I am your thoughts .. Ian Kamau (The Village)
Life is politics, two separate entities of nature fighting themselves to get your attention. One being you and the other the world, the biggest voice being the one that gets your attention. You vote for that voice, get behind its cause and sing praises to the values and traditions it embraces. The voice that makes… Read More Lianne La Havas ft. Willy Mason – No Room For Doubt
The uniqueness of my heritage does not end with the color of my skin, it is rooted in generations of those who wanted to remain authentic, goes far beyond thousands of years of culture and a knowledge of a history that cannot be forgotten.
In the words of my favorite African musician ….”Lied to us, blinded slaved us, misplaced us, strengthen us, hardened us then, they replaced us now we got to learn from pain” The African mentality seems to live in two extremes, we are aware of the pain of slavery and colonialism yet we are also obliged to continue to live… Read More Nneka (Concrete Jungle)