Ever Since I had a debating contest at the Speakers’ corner in Hyde park, London in January 2011, I have had the privilege of reading several books by a number of classical authors on the subject of rhetoric and oratory at the British Library.

After my performance (handily won by…

Our treatment of those fleeing persecution is profoundly inhumane.

Last week, 31 people died trying to cross the English channel. Among the dead were 3 children, 7 women, one of whom was pregnant and 17 men.

As expected, Priti Patel —Britain’s home secretary — sought to deflect the blame for…

Eric Clapton, David Bowie, Mick Jagger, and Keith Richards on my mind

Eric Clapton is a musician of repute; He got to earn his stripes playing alongside the legendary blues musician BB King in the 1960s.

But what most music lovers do not know about is the sordid racist past of the British musician.

At a concert in the 1970s, Eric Clapton…

We need to start celebrating the profoundly exceptional people in our midst.

Yesterday, Gregory McMichael, his son, Travis and their neighbour William Bryan were convicted by the almost white jury for their broad daylight execution of Ahmaud Arbery in February 2020.

What’s interesting here wasn’t the extraordinary racism of the…

One country’s bid to control its narrative gathers momentum.

Nayib Bukele, El-Salvador’s young dictator is planning to build a bitcoin city, which will be backed by the decentralized cryptocurrency.

In a move that might seem fool hardy to some or extraordinarily perspicacious to others, Bukele is staking his country’s fortunes…

Adebayo Adeniran

A lifelong bibliophile, who seeks to unleash his energy on as many subjects as possible

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