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ẸNI ỌKAN MI (MY DEAREST) – Yoruba Poem

By | 2017-03-08T13:12:14+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Categories: Culture and Race|Tags: |

Ó yá, ẹni ọkan mi, tẹ́'wọ àdúra: Mo gba àdúrà yi fún o ati fun gbogbo idile re ni odun 2017 yi wípé l'ónìí àti l'ójó gbogbo... Ojú kò  ní tì e. Ayé kò ní yò e. Olórun kò ní gba ògo re fún elòmíràn láéláé. Igbá ilé re kò ní fó. Aso ìbora re kò ní [...]

Skin Black Like Oil, That’s a Royalty

By | 2017-03-01T15:25:46+00:00 November 28th, 2016|Categories: Culture and Race|

This month has been very trying. I’m exhausted of apologizing and trying to hold back because other people are uncomfortable and in denial of white privilege and that we are in the midst of a modern day civil rights movement. Why are we so scared to have these conversations? Protestors are told to “stop being a [...]