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What’s Wrong With How the West Talks About Ebola

The Ebola epidemic has killed over 4,000 in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia; it has killed one in the United States. Liberia's Defense Minister Brownie Samukai told the U.N. Security Council in September...
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Joe, our hero of the week

He simply goes by the name Joe. Until October 2nd, he was a humble train security guard working the graveyard shift on Brisbane's Indooroopilly line. When he saw a young male passenger with his...
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Kenyan film tells stories of LGBT lives

A man arranges a sexual liaison with another man and sits in a hotel room, waiting for a knock on the door. Teenage girlfriends face an awkward reunion after being pulled apart by school officials. A...
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Colour in Love: Race and Relationships

From 'Guess who's coming to dinner' to 'Scandal' and to real life, interracial relationships have somehow always managed to stir the proverbial pot.  Sifa Mtango-Zadarnowska tackles the grey, white, black...
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Brolin Mawejje, Uganda’s snowboarding wunderkid

  Brolin Majjewe has big dreams. Brolin Majjewe has what the Mexicans call 'cahones' because Brolin Majjewe wants to be the first Olympian Snowboarder representing Uganda in the 2018 winter...
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Oscar Pistorius: The Opera

As part of Dazed & Digital's new summer US project States of Independence, Joyelle McSweeney, the poet and hybrid-genre novelist behind Nyland, the Sacrographer (2007) and Flet (2007) has...
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The Best: Yefikir Inspires

We couldn't help but be inspired by the latest designs from Fikirte Addis, the young emerging Designer from Addis Ababa. Fikirte creates cultural everyday wear in Ethiopia. Fikirte started designing in high...
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The Great Khat-sby: why it’s being made illegal

The leafy plant khat, which acts as a stimulant when chewed, is about to become a banned class C drug in the UK. But how big a problem is it and why are ministers making it illegal? It could be a scene from a...