Yannick Giovanni Marshall

Yannick Giovanni Marshall

Yannick Giovanni Marshall is an academic and scholar of African Studies.

Media

The American media is not a cop-watch programme

It is an arm of the police state.

The American media is not a cop-watch programme

Black Lives Matter protests

To loot a revolution

When a police force was introduced in the US not so long ago, the people resisted. So why resist now its abolition?

To loot a revolution

George Floyd protests

The racists' peace

To praise the peacefulness of a protest is to assert the right of those resisted to determine the ethics of resistance.

The racists' peace

United States

Black liberal, your time is up

Yes, tell the world that we are fed up. But, Black liberal, know that we are finished with you, too.

Black liberal, your time is up

United States

On Ahmaud Arbery and the video

What does the video of Ahmaud's murder show and was it wrong to post it?

On Ahmaud Arbery and the video

Racism

Out of pandemic anti-Blackness, a case for pan-Africanism

Virtual pan-Africanism can be a refuge.

Out of pandemic anti-Blackness, a case for pan-Africanism

United States

Meet the US presidential candidates' 'blacks'

In US electoral politics, black people are an asset, a problem or a prop, but never a protagonist.

Meet the US presidential candidates' 'blacks'

Racism

Patriotism is racist

'True patriotism' and 'good patriotism' are half-hearted attempts to launder xenophobia and ethnocentrism.

Patriotism is racist

United States

MAGA Dale is not a good guy

Yet he is constantly given the benefit of the doubt.

MAGA Dale is not a good guy

United States

Re-shelve civil rights, we need something stronger today

If the Trump era means an outed celebration and recommendation of colonial atrocity, what we need is anti-colonialism.

Re-shelve civil rights, we need something stronger today