1 September 2020,
With tens of thousands of ‘Coronavirus’ protestors flocking to the streets of Berlin this weekend, Musa Okwonga considers what it will take for the extremist threat facing Germany to be taken seriously
1 July 2020,
Musa Okwonga reflects on the Black Lives Matter movement and explains why Keir Starmer's actions have been so revealing of entrenched structural white supremacy
5 June 2020,
Musa Okwonga's message to white people following the murder of George Floyd.
25 May 2020,
To Musa Okwonga, the Dominic Cummings scandal proves that the Prime Minister and his Cabinet are no longer public servants — they treat the public as their servants.
In a Life and Death Crisis, Will the British People Finally Wake-Up to the Reality of Boris Johnson?
15 May 2020,
Musa Okwonga explains why, despite the Government's objectively scandalous handling of the COVID-19 pandemic, those in the UK remain broadly supportive of the Prime Minister.
The Coronavirus Crisis: Germany’s Approach to COVID-19 Shows that Evidence Works – Will it Be Enough to See Off the Far-Right?
21 April 2020,
Musa Okwonga considers why it cannot be assumed that the German Government's good handling of the Coronavirus pandemic will be remembered by the public once the outbreak eases.
10 April 2020,
First published in 2016 in The Good Immigrant, a book bringing together writers exploring what it means to be black, Asian and minority ethnic today, in this essay, Musa Okwonga explores his complex relationship with Britain – and himself.
7 April 2020,
Musa Okwonga explores why conspiracy theories are finding such an audience and what this exposes about the worrying state of our democracy and the social contract.
19 March 2020,
Musa Okwonga on why the British notion of exceptionalism can be seen in the country's handling of the Coronavirus outbreak and why it should just admit that it's not really that rebellious – despite the myths it tells itself.
5 March 2020,
Musa Okwonga on why the fight to become Chancellor Angela Merkel's successor will indicate whether Germany will change paths or continue her legacy.
11 February 2020,
Musa Okwonga on how the rule of law is being chipped away disguised as Boris Johnson's populist pandering.
28 January 2020,
Musa Okwonga considers what the BBC's mistake following the basketball star's death reveals about deeper problems with its mindset on race and class.
7 January 2020,
Musa Okwonga makes the case that Boris Johnson's relative silence on the US' assassination of Qasem Soleimani is a sign of things to come for a more isolationist, inward-looking Britain.
16 December 2019,
While Boris Johnson broke all the rules in the 2019 General Election, his opponents must create new networks to bring him to book.
4 December 2019,
Musa Okwonga examines why the myth of the Conservative Party's competence persists and how those meant to be holding Boris Johnson to account are complicit in its belief.
7 November 2019,
Musa Okwonga explores the controversial Conservative politician's popularity and what it represents about modern England.
29 October 2019,
Musa Okwonga unpicks what the MP's recent comment about encountering "three sort of minor gangsters" reveals about his entire approach to politics – and what it might mean for London's diverse capital.
The Price of a Progressive Society is Constant Vigilance – Germany Must Face Up to its Rising Fascism Now
14 October 2019,
Following the murder of two people in a kebab shop and outside a synagogue in Halle last week, Musa Okwonga examines why a country which has done well to hold a mirror up to its past horrors is turning away from this when it is most necessary.
3 October 2019,
Musa Okwonga examines how politicians with immigrant backgrounds are using this identity to win popular support for regressive policies against minority groups.