Category world events

Why Princess Diana is still in our hearts 20 years later.

If you like millions of others still remember Princess Diana, why? What makes this woman so special that 20 years after her death she is still our favourite Princess?

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Urban Poet Stephan Dante hits home with Powerful and heartfelt ‘Grenfell Lament’

The UK is still reeling from the events of Grenfell Tower.  Several artists have produced tracks in tribute to those who lost their lives in this tragedy.  The latest artist to wade into these sensitive waters is urban poet, singer and songwriter Stephan Dante.  Her song ‘Grenfell Lament’ is a powerful yet heart-wrenching poem come song with a classical background sweetened with a smidgen of gospel. 

President Obama delivers his farewell speech.

Barack Obama’s farewell speech: will he be the first and last black president?

We have been spoilt having Obama as President for the last 8 years. We may not realise it now but soon enough we shall. For people of colour especially this was a watershed something we many of us thought we would never really see in our life time. It was one of those things that only the movies made tangible with films. However Obama made it a reality and he has proved to be perhaps one of the most dignified Presidents of all time.