The Week on Sunday (weekly)

Reality Check: Sexy Chocolate — M.I.A. While in retrospect, the films of the Blaxploitation era provided us with many cringe-worthy moments, they did contribute two things that can be viewed as positive. Black actors got work. And it was abundantly…

Let's Talk About Sex

Let’s Talk About Sex

Did you just cringe from this direct affront of a title? Then that might be the hypocrite in you, the sappy morality you probably incurred from a decent upbringing and/or  religious beliefs. I am of a modest upbringing too: a good…

Telling Uneasy Stories: El Negro of Banyoles #5

Telling Uneasy Stories: El Negro of Banyoles #5

 NO HEALING HERE I recall October, 2000. There was a mild drought in Botswana. I also remember that there was a flood and Gaborone City had just suffered a minor earth tremor.  All these unusual happenings were, according to the…

The Week on Sunday (weekly)

Homosexuality is African | Thought Leader We have an enormous body of historical and scientific evidence for the existence of homosexuality in every culture on every continent and stretching back in time as far as the human record goes. Homosexuality…