23May

XOkayAfrica: Maleek Berry Takes ‘Kontrol’ In Our New York Office

Afrobeats hitmaker, Maleek Berry, stopped by OkayAfrica HQ in NYC. See the exclusive photos.

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23May

When I, a Black person, was told I didn’t know enough about another culture to have opinions on slavery

Last week, something Trumpian must have sparked a race between major publications to put out the most fucked up writings on the topic of slavery.

On Tuesday, The New York Times compared Saartje Baartman–an enslaved Black woman who, in addition to the many other horrors she suffered both before and after her death, was forced to perform in freak…


23May

Made in Africa: Chid Liberty’s Liberian-Produced Streetwear

In the first installment of our series profiling people producing cool stuff on the African continent we chat with the Liberian entrepreneur Chid Liberty.

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