Story: Afropolitan – An Identity, A Movement, or Both

  I was introduced to the term "afropolitan" while listening to an interview with author Taiye Selasi on NPR. She was discussing her recent book "Ghana Must Go," and mentioned why she considers herself an "afropolitan,": “What distinguishes [Afropolitans] is a willingness to complicate Africa – namely, to engage with, critique, and celebrate the parts…

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DZ Travel: Swiss Summer

WIth picturesque views at every turn and delectable snacks at every café, Switzerland is a travel destination that never disappoints. In 8 days I explored 3 beautiful cities - Neuchatel, Montreux, and Lausanne - to visit family and friends, get some much needed walking-exercise, and see Prince in concert. Luckily the weather was gorgeous during…