Explore All Articles

OUR WORLD TOGETHER·

A Black-owned magazine celebrating Pan-African womanhood in all its vigour, diversity & dynamism.

Why We Need More Abortion Doulas 

Why We Need More Abortion Doulas 

24 Sep 21
/
Hazel Kimani 

To mark International Safe Abortion Day on 28th September, we’ve examined the stigmatization of abortion and why we need...

Africa's Sex Workers and the Politics of OnlyFans

Africa's Sex Workers and the Politics of OnlyFans

23 Sep 21
/
Adetokunbo Abiola

Sex workers across Africa face challenges: police arrests, societal disapproval, extortion, scorn. OnlyFans provides respite...

South African Whistleblowers “Don’t Feel Safe”, Following the Death of Babita Deokaran

South African Whistleblowers “Don’t Feel Safe”, Following the Death of Babita Deokaran

23 Sep 21
/
Hannah Uguru

Mosilo Mothepu speaks on the dangers of exposing top-level malpractice, following the recent assassination of civil servant...

10 East African Female Musicians You Should Know

10 East African Female Musicians You Should Know

22 Sep 21
/
Naila Aroni

East African music is more than a dilution of Afrobeats, and these emerging East African women musicians continue to leave...

HRW: Kenya’s Government Is Failing to Protect Women and Girls Against Gender-Based Violence

HRW: Kenya’s Government Is Failing to Protect Women and Girls Against Gender-Based Violence

22 Sep 21
/
Hannah Uguru

A spike in violence against women and girls during the COVID-19 pandemic reveals glaring inadequacies in Kenya’s legal and...

What Telfar Means for Liberia and Global Fashion

What Telfar Means for Liberia and Global Fashion

24 Sep 21
/
Nthabiseng Makhokha 

The Liberian Olympic Team’s revelation of Telfar-designed uniforms was a symbolic occasion that took place just days before...

Get Ready With Me: Meet Fashion Entrepreneur, Luca 

Get Ready With Me: Meet Fashion Entrepreneur, Luca 

23 Sep 21
/
Innocent Ndlovu

In Episode 4 of GRWM, Nairobi-based store owner Luca reveals her style secrets and talks about her journey to the fashion...

Yoanna “Pepper” Chikezie on the Collaborative Power of The Assembly

Yoanna “Pepper” Chikezie on the Collaborative Power of The Assembly

23 Sep 21
/
Kay Ugwuede

In the spirit of a blossoming tech hub scene in Lagos, The Assembly was launched to build a collaborative space for creative...

PCOS Awareness Month: Understanding Polycystic Ovary Syndrome  in Black Women

PCOS Awareness Month: Understanding Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in Black Women

22 Sep 21
/
Naila Aroni

PCOS affects 1 in 10 women worldwide. So, why is it undiagnosed amongst Black women?