Kevin Powell

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Kanye: Married to the Struggle?

Manchild in the Promised Land is a classic autobiography by Claude Brown, but it easily…

Kerry Washington: Woman on Top

I see Kerry Washington standing, back slightly turned, at the appointed place for our interview,…

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #10

Monday, November 19, 2012 7:06AM An American in Africa. Those are the words that were…

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #9

It is nearly 2AM in Abuja, Nigeria, where I am spending the night after flying…

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #8

I’ve hiked mountains in California, Hawaii, and the Colorado Rockies, so it wasn’t that Mandera…

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #7

A crew of us decided to drive three hours or so to the Sukur Kingdom…

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #6

So many people told me about the violence in Nigeria, about places I should not…

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #5

Saturday, November 10, 2012 12:36AM It is ’round midnight in Yola, Nigeria, and the stars…

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love (#4)

Friday, November 9, 2012 8:27AM It is quite a magical thing to wake up from…

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love (#3)

Thursday, November 8, 2012 11:55PM I finally landed in Africa for the first time in…