Emergency Care

State of Emergency

An old man walked into the 37th Military Hospital in Accra early one morning. He…

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Shouter Baptist Religion

The Shouter Baptists

Vibrant, evocative, expressive; a European Christian religion fuelled by the rhythms and traditions of West…

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Mister Blues: Bartek Przytuła

Mister Blues: Poland’s Bartek Przytuła

Better known in Poland as one half of the duo, Przytuła & Kruk, Bartek Przytuła…

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Nothing But a Man

Nothing But a Man (film classic)

Shot in black and white in 1964, Nothing But a Man is a simple, poignant…

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Children from Village of the Damned

Black woman, white children

The young American white couple a few doors away from me are leaving Ghana today….

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David Lynch's The Straight Story

The Straight Story

What could be so enthralling about an ailing old geezer travelling on a lawnmower some…

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misha b

Is Misha B too Black to Win X-Factor?

Gary Barlow shattered the dreams of X-Factor hopeful Misha Bryan by telling her she won’t win the X-Factor because of wrongful bullying allegations made by his fellow judges. And much has be written suggesting that Misha cannot win the competition because she’s too Black, while others have pointed out that Black contestants have won in the past. But is there a difference between then and now?

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traffic wardens

Are Traffic Wardens the most hated people in Britain?

Traffic Wardens are by far some of the most hated people in Britain. But have you ever wondered what it takes to be one? Meet the ‘bleached blonde black babe’ who patrols the streets of West London’s Notting Hill Gate.

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