Akala: “I don’t enjoy explaining that black people are human beings” | New Statesman America

Anoosh Chakelian, New Statesman America In late 2017, the rapper and political thinker Akala was driving in London, on his way to a meeting, when a police car pulled him over. “Gang members drive cars like this,” the suspicious officer claimed, before an embarrassed colleague took him aside. She’d recognised Akala, whose activism, as well […]

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