Martyrs Without Cause

The prevalence of police shooting videos has given voice to an oft ignored claim by black Americans that their experiences with the criminal justice system is wholly different from the experiences of others. These videos give voice to a marginalized

Martyrs Without Cause

The prevalence of police shooting videos has given voice to an oft ignored claim by black Americans that their experiences with the criminal justice system is wholly different from the experiences of others. These videos give voice to a marginalized

LAGOS

I submitted this piece as an entry for a travel writing competition. They still haven’t got back to me so that doesn’t bode well for my aspirations as a writer. Or at the very least one who travels and is

LAGOS

I submitted this piece as an entry for a travel writing competition. They still haven’t got back to me so that doesn’t bode well for my aspirations as a writer. Or at the very least one who travels and is

Diversity is not a dirty word

An opinion piece featured on the National Student about the #Oscarssowhite controversy and why diversity is important in media. On episode 4 of Aziz Ansari’s critically acclaimed Netflix show ‘Master of None’, main character Dev has a conversation with a

Diversity is not a dirty word

An opinion piece featured on the National Student about the #Oscarssowhite controversy and why diversity is important in media. On episode 4 of Aziz Ansari’s critically acclaimed Netflix show ‘Master of None’, main character Dev has a conversation with a

US Primary Election Coverage

An article I wrote for The National Student trying to simplify the unnecessarily complicated US presidential election process. It’s all over the news the ‘Iowa Caucus’, the first event in the USA’s election process. For us over the big pond in

US Primary Election Coverage

An article I wrote for The National Student trying to simplify the unnecessarily complicated US presidential election process. It’s all over the news the ‘Iowa Caucus’, the first event in the USA’s election process. For us over the big pond in

Tabula Rasa

Am I tabula rasa? To you, Yea you You made this slate in my name Then chalked it up with fiction Was it the pigmentation in my bones? The hue of my liver That coloured your perception. Your draft is

Tabula Rasa

Am I tabula rasa? To you, Yea you You made this slate in my name Then chalked it up with fiction Was it the pigmentation in my bones? The hue of my liver That coloured your perception. Your draft is

Colour Blindness, Affirmative Action and Abigail Fisher

An excerpt from an article about the Supreme Court’s ruling to hear renewed arguments  in the Fisher v. UT case written for The National Student. The new mantra of ‘colour blindness’, touted as the most progressive shift in race relations

Colour Blindness, Affirmative Action and Abigail Fisher

An excerpt from an article about the Supreme Court’s ruling to hear renewed arguments  in the Fisher v. UT case written for The National Student. The new mantra of ‘colour blindness’, touted as the most progressive shift in race relations

Rhodes Must Fall and Free Speech

An excerpt from an opinion piece/article written for The National Student, which looks into the controversies surrounding the Rhodes Must Fall movement at Oxford University.   The Rhodes Must Fall movement has had a whirlwind tour in 2015 and as

Rhodes Must Fall and Free Speech

An excerpt from an opinion piece/article written for The National Student, which looks into the controversies surrounding the Rhodes Must Fall movement at Oxford University.   The Rhodes Must Fall movement has had a whirlwind tour in 2015 and as