Viewpoint: What it's like to be an African in the US


Demonstrators gather in front of U.S. Secret Service uniformed division officers during a protests against the death in Minneapolis custody of George Floyd, near the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., June 1, 2020Image copyright
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A woman with her face covered by a Kenyan flag protests against George Floyd’s death

As protests rock the US following the death of African-American George Floyd in police custody, Kenyan journalist Larry Madowo writes about the racism he has experienced in the country.

In my first week in New York City last summer, I was invited to dinner at a friend’s penthouse on the…



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