What place is this?

What place is this?

Tired Drained Hurt What place is this? Where people refuse logic, Where truth is forbidden Where Justice is one of those fancy words What place is this? Where women sleep on the streets in the cold at night, with their toddlers Where children beg for something to eat...
What place is this?

Nataka kuimba a brand new song

Nataka kuimba a brand new song Nataka niwe na lyrics haziko wrong And I don’t care ita last for how long Since tumeimba the same song for so long Wanasema old is gold but aaaah! No need for same songs with same mistakes I’m not saying that a new song...
Feminist Struggles in Neoliberal Kenya

Feminist Struggles in Neoliberal Kenya

The crisis of capitalism continues to deepen everywhere and as the financial fallout in the west reverberates in Kenya, it’s time to get serious about radical change. This isn’t just an economic crisis—it’s also a crisis of gender justice and neocolonialism. As Kenya...
Eight consciousnesses out of the ghetto

Eight consciousnesses out of the ghetto

Random musings by Njuki Githethwa “Before you take a shortcut that leads to a dead end Take my advice ’cause the Giant said so And remember: there’s more than one way out the ghetto.” – Showbiz & A.G (More Than One Way Out of The Ghetto) Here we...