What’s the deal with…Debt-Traps in Africa

Over the last 11 years, Chinese investments skyrocketed across the African continent. Alongside this expansion,…

Jo Malone’s John Boyega ad fiasco is as much about Western hypocrisy as it is about Black erasure in Chinese media – here’s why

On Monday, John Boyega resigned as global ambassador for perfume brand Jo Malone after he…

A true statesman: Ambassador Edward Boateng

No man is a saint but if a man does commendable deeds, be sure to…

Raising them rooted – raising an African child in China

Nancy is a teacher and mother of a four-year-old daughter who she is homeschooling. She…

Black Livity China returns – and we want to hear from you!

What. A. Year. Over the past four months, Black Livity China has consulted members of the community…

Chinese workers protest in The Bahamas

Chinese construction workers in The Bahamas have launched protests outside of their embassy to demand…

Jamaican Association in China: Strength to Strength in the face of COVID-19

In late January, the Jamaican Association in China began to receive their first COVID-related requests…

Racism in China: Who isn’t complicit?

This piece was written in early 2020 and is part of our previously unreleased content,…

Class of 2020 – The year of virtual graduation

This summer’s graduates across China have had it rough – writing and defending their these during the lockdown amidst events in Guangzhou and restrictions on movement for those based on Campus. In this piece by Patience Handful Dalieh, they discuss how they managed it.⁠

Facing Neither East Nor West, But Forward: A conversation with Dr.Arikana Chihombori-Quao and Marcia Weekes

One of the central themes across the African continent and diaspora this past year and…