On Sankara's Shoulders

"By changing the social order that oppresses women, the revolution creates the conditions for their genuine emancipation."‍ - Thomas Sankara

Rise in Light: A Short Film Starring Alton Mason

Lagos, Nigeria
A coming of age short film featuring international supermodel Alton Mason, and a reminder to live and give freely.
written By
Izin Akhabau

"I am a proud child of Africa, but sometimes home feels foreign to me"

So much of my culture is alien to me — I’m not fluent in the language and I’ve only ever spent 3 weeks back home. Am I an outsider?Read the story →
identity, creativity, culture.
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Tro Tros: Africa’s Transcripts to Trusting Life’s Process

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
An audio essay on an unexpected journey, familiar strangers, and learning to trust life's process on a Tro Tro ride.

Call Your Mother: Honoring Generational Bonds

In celebration of Women's History Month, 'Call Your Mother’ delves into topics of love, freedom, style, identity, through intimate conversations between Black millennial women and their mothers.