My Light Skin Privilege

I had a strange interaction on Twitter recently, where someone claimed I was ‘caucasian’ and it got me thinking about my light skin privilege. From the beginning. I posted this tweet in 2015: ‘survey finds that middle class, private schooled, white men dominate the creative industry’ pic.twitter.com/5Yu1jJtVtU — peatree bojangles (@peatreebojangle) November 24, 2015 After Read more about My Light Skin Privilege[…]

Anti-Black Racism in the Indian Community

(I’m not here to defame Indians, I’m here to open a discussion about racism in India, as it’s largely ignored) I see a lot of discussions on Twitter and outside of it, where Indians are very pro-black activism (including myself), without talking about the anti-black racism we grew up with inside our culture. Being a Read more about Anti-Black Racism in the Indian Community[…]

Village Green Festival

My first ever festival stall was on Saturday 12th July 2014, where I sold my greeting cards was in Chalkwell, Southend-On-Sea. Village Green is a music and arts festival, for the family and art lovers. Well, it’s like that during the day. In the afternoon/evening, it’s the average drunken mess of cut off denim shorts, flower head bands and vomit covered Read more about Village Green Festival[…]

Pea Bo’s Early Christmas Message

I remember bitterly writing something about this last year. Oh yes, HERE it is. This isn’t going to be all that different. The sentiment is the same. Christmas is fucking awesome, but not because it makes me feel all gooey and family orientated. I like the time off, the booze and the endless fucking food. Read more about Pea Bo’s Early Christmas Message[…]