Our latest Opinion pieces

From ideas to implementation: Group economics for a Growing Black China

 

At its core, group economics refers to an economic strategy where members of a community trade internally as a means to circulate money amongst themselves and retain the benefits of their profits. When black resources leave the community through money spent at non-black businesses the profits are most likely to be re-distributed amongst non-black groups…

 

Black Panther – Vibranium Bridges Across the Spectrum of Evolving Identities in Black China

 

When Black Panther finally reached our shores, it became apparent that Black Panther, for Black China, would hold a significance unique to our experiences here. This article details what went down over Black Panther Weekend, how it sparked fruitful conversations on unity and helped us lay Vibranium bricks for more resilient bridges within our community…

Racism – with Chinese Characteristics: How Blackface Darkened the Tone of China’s Spring Festival Celebrations

 

The events of the now infamous 2018 Chinese Spring Festival/New Year gala is being hotly debated online amongst Africans in China and elsewhere in the world, Chinese people, and now even the Western press has chimed in. Some 800 million people are likely to have tuned in to the show to witness, amongst other things a Chinese actress parade around stage in blackface, complete with prosthetic butt and chest…

 

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