Photo: Teju Cole is a writer and photographer. (By Martin Lenemann)
Teju Cole on finding meaning in the invisibile
From this Episode:
The role of transgender people in the military
President Trump tweeted this morning that transgender people would no longer be allowed to serve in the US military. Thousands of transgender troops are in the military...
The vulnerability of street vendors in LA
The cellphone video of a man overturning a street vendor’s cart in Los Angeles has gone viral. There’s shouting, food and containers are overthrown, and the vendor says the...
In Oakland, people affected by the drug war get a first crack at pot licenses
Now that weed is legal, Oakland has a program that helps people with marijuana convictions -- including ex-felons -- get into the pot business for themselves.
Teju Cole's 'Blind Spot:' What's missing when we look at the world?
Nigerian-American writer Teju Cole has a new book out called “Blind Spot.” It features hundreds of images -- spanning from Lagos to Berlin to Brooklyn -- with essays on...