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Mourning Mandela: An American’s Tale

Mourning Mandela: An American’s Tale

A version of this post first appeared on The Islamic Monthly I was seven in the summer of 1988, click when I went to a Free Mandela rally in London’s Hyde Park with my family. At the time, sales I didn’t know who he was or why I was there, […]

My InstaWeek: Celebrating Life

My InstaWeek: Celebrating Life

Let’s try a new format, more about shall we? This week saw me try my very first oyster, info at the new restaurant Mondiall. In fact I downed two in one sitting… and had another one on Saturday morning, and tried it at dinner Saturday night. I’m a very picky […]

As Seen In… Quartz

As Seen In… Quartz

News of Nelson Mandela’s death was announced by President Jacob Zuma at about midnight here in South Africa. By 1 a.m., syringe I was out on the streets of Cape Town, stomach interviewing people to see what they were feeling. My reporting contributing to this piece for Quartz.