I am Not Your Negro: James Baldwin’s view on the reality of America

“You cannot lynch me and keep me in ghettos without becoming something monstrous yourselves. And furthermore, you give me a terrifying advantage. You never had to look at me. I had to look at you. I know more about you than you know about me. not everything that is faced can be changed but nothing …

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Ousmane Sembène: the revolution in his portrayal of Afrika through film

"Europeans and Arabs have nothing to teach us about morality"- Ousmane Sembène Many times we talk about how art is political. Increasingly in the past ten years, there has been talk about representation and its importance. Faces such as Lupita Nyong'O, Issa Rae, the entire cast of Girls Trip and that of the the long …