About a month ago, a friend and I took an Uber from Kisementi to Muyenga where we’d gone to visit another friend.
African-American artistic, social critic James Baldwin was once quoted in words that I have continually found eerily relevant. He says: “It is certain, in any case, that ignorance allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.” These words ring in my head every time the conversation on whether or not young people are capable of leadership.
Every practicing feminist will tell you that the amount of disrespect they encounter from men who know what they identify as significantly reduced when they begun to identify with this radicalism.
My friend Patra, owns a set of the board game, 30 seconds which she carries to our get together weekend barbecues for us to play after we ate.
The point of enduring the school system as initially sold to us was to make us better human beings, dispel our barbarism and equip us with life skills.
When a 19 year old boy leaves his country for the very first time in pursuit of a childhood architectural dream, he encounters skyscrapers on the other side of the world like he has never seen before.