Nov 3, 2023
In this week's Black World News, Kehinde
Andrews discusses the "end" of Black Employment Month aka Black
History Month, King Charles' unapologetically White speech during a
recent state visit to Kenya, what is and isn't authentic reparatory
justice, and the ongoing White psychosis of the British royal
In this week's guest interview, Kehinde Andrews talks with Nels Abbey. They discuss amongst many tings, his formative years in foster care and boarding school and his working years from asset banker to media exec. They also discuss, topical news including the current UK's most diverse yet most far-right government in history, Nel's new book out next year The Hip Hop MBA uses hip hop as a model for how we think about economics. his new event Uppity a monthly forum for discussing Black issues in Black communities with the first event The Trial of Dominique Samuels happening earlier this week at The Africa Centre.
Nels Abbey is a former asset management banker turned public intellectual, medical executive, broadcaster, satirist, author of "Think Like A White Man: A Satirical Guide to Conquering the World . . . While Black" (2019) and The Hip Hop MBA: Lessons in Cut-Throat Capitalism from Rap’s Moguls (out spring 2024) and most recently founder of "Uppity: An Intellectual Playground For The Refined & The Boujee."
Guest: @nelsabbey (IG + T)
Host: @kehindeandrews (IG) @kehinde_andrews (T)
Podcast team: @makeitplainorg @weylandmck @inhisownterms @farafinmuso
King Charles stops short of apology for ‘abhorrent’ colonial violence in Kenya
Nels Abbey's Guardian Column
Boarding Schools: The System That Rules Britain - BBC
UK to compensate Kenya's Mau Mau torture victims
‘Black face of white supremacy'’
Canongate scoops banker-turned-writer Abbey's hip hop business 'bible'
The Hip-Hop MBA: What the Empires, Moguls, and Business of Rap Can Teach the World
Uppity: An Intellectual Playground For The Refined & The Boujee
Why It’s Okay to Change (I Did After Doing
THE PSYCHOSIS OF WHITENESS: Surviving the Insanity of a Racist World
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