The writer, a "Global" Somali traveler, reflects on borders, airports, and belonging.
The Somali artist and DJ, Hibotep, is one of the many pushing electronic hybrid sounds from East Africa through the epicenter of the movement, Kampala.
An interview with Somali-American poet Ladan Osman on her work, white supremacy in America, and Adam and Eve.
The novel The Youth of God offers fresh perspectives on Somali assimilation and struggle in Canada's largest city.
Every time you project terror onto Somalis, remember to ask how we live in Mogadishu.
In Somalia young people are the majority, yet have to act and perform “age"—appear older—to succeed or get anywhere in life.
What use are academic categories when they reinforce conservative concepts scholars seek to challenge?
Clooney and Prendergast's simple story—explaining causes of political violence in Africa—breeds simplistic and ineffective solutions.
Since the beginning of 2017, the frequency and lethalness of al-Shabaab’s attacks inside Somalia have reached
A conversation on books, borders, and belonging with Somali-American writer, Abdul Adan.
In the wake of last Saturday’s horrific bombing in Mogadishu, social media commentators have been quick
A film about the separate, and often connected, journeys of two Somali footballers, also refugees, to make it as footballers.
Little attention is given to how Indians are viewed and treated not only on the African continent, but by peoples of African descent across the world.
Xenophobia has emerged as a rare consistent and core aspect of President Trump’s foreign policy, directed
For this weekend’s music break, we’ll have a second edition of “Songs from banned countries.” This
In 2007, Tanzania did something radical: it promised a pathway to citizenship for over 162,000 refugees
Those, mostly Somalis, born in Dadaab, since its creation in 1991, could be sent to a country they have never known.
Somali-American novelist Ega speaks about creating complex characters, the relationship of images to creative writing and the state of African literature today.
Rapper Chino’o talks about everything from immigration to police brutality in the U.S., and the future of Somalia.
April. The month of the long rains was upon us, and with its compulsive deluge flowed