The Violence of Compulsory Heterosexuality: A Review of Inxeba

“What do you see in him? Do you think he cares about you? Do you think he thinks about you? You want me to be a man and stand up for myself but you can’t do it yourself. Aren’t you tired? Pretending to be something you’re not” Kwanda to Xolani I first learned about "Inxeba" …

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Carefree Black Girl: The Afrikan Edition with Vanessa Zuba Mutesi

This will be the last session of CBG: The Afrikan Edition. It has been an incredible Black Herstory Month for me, doing these interviews and sharing them with you. My aim will always be to share the stories and experiences of Afrikan women. Various times, in a world that continues to miseducate us on our …

Carefree Black Girl: The Afrikan Edition with Yohanna Kagayo

Fortunately, the conversations surrounding representation of Black women are becoming more popular. This does not mean the representation is actually happening, but the fact that we have Black women actually creating spaces specifically for other Black women to showcase their talents, celebrate them and tap into untold herstories is incredible. That is why I am …