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Thursday, 19 February 2015 07:01

Artists Corner

Nuru Bahati VISUAL ARTS-Graphic Design, Biro Art, Poet, EmceeNationality-Kenyan, Date of Birth: 04/09/1983, Sex-MaleStyle: Biro art (Ball pen)Still not convinced?See more on his Facebook page here: Want one for yourself or a loved one?Send the…
Saturday, 31 January 2015 10:00

The soldiers that Empire forgot

Troops from Europe’s empires who fought in the First World War were quickly erased from official histories. They are remembered by John Siblon One Indian soldier in a cold trench in France replied bitterly to…
Two common pitfalls characterize the reading of Asian presence in Kenya and East Africa; one is the tendency to undertake such projects within the broad strokes of postcolonial, postmodern thought patterns with focus on ‘mainstream’…
Friday, 30 January 2015 14:14

Creating the 'Cuba of Africa'

The life and work of Abdulrahman Mohamed Babu by Benjamin Woods Benjamin Woods is a PhD candidate at Howard University and co-founder of Students Against Mass Incarceration. Babu’s ideas and organising skills were behind the…
Friday, 30 January 2015 13:54

Benefits and Costs of Homophobia

The neo- liberal framework and Struggle of identities By Leila van Rinsum Leila van Rinsum studied Political Science at the University of Nairobi. She currently works as a freelance journalist and is copy editor at…
Friday, 30 January 2015 12:47

Who I Am, Who We Are

In the last issue of Awaaz, we introduced the “Who I Am, Who We Are" project and our work on looking for a common Kenyan identity. The project run by Xavier Verhoest and Wambui Kamiru,…