Afua Hirsch (@afuahirsch )

Afua Hirsch



Bio Journalist (@guardian @time @vogue) Broadcaster (@bbc @skynews @cnni). Bestselling author - Brit(ish) out now! penguin.co.uk/books/1112508/…
Location London
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Account created 05-02-2009 10:57:43
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iPhone : This πŸ‘‡πŸ½ πŸ˜‚ (but actually not funny when your realise it’s true) twitter.com/sarahduggers/s…

iPhone : So great to be one of British Vogue 6 female writers to read this year vogue.co.uk/gallery/new-fe… I cannot recommend the others enough either. πŸ’πŸ½β€β™€οΈπŸ“–πŸ™ŒπŸ½

iPhone : Don't listen to their words, watch what they do:

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§Rees-Mogg - Launches 2 investment funds in Dublin.
πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§Redwood - Advises investors to pull money out of UK.
πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§Baker - Invests Β£70K in a firm that sells gold to avoid Brexit impact.
πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§Lawson - Applies for French residency.

Instagram : I would have been so fascinated to have known, as a child visiting the famous Tudor ship the Mary Rose, that there were West African divers swimming in the Solent trying to salvage it… instagram.com/p/Bmgqb56HKhy/…

iPhone : β€œIdentity is a concept that lurks in our thoughts about freedom. Many of our basic liberties – family life, expression, religion and collective action – have the right to live according to one’s identity at their core.” ~Afua Hirsch

iPhone : Claims that our world is post-racial – most often made by a majority who have the luxury of not thinking about identity in racial terms – deny a minority whose lived experience is the opposite, the freedom to have a voice. ~Afua Hirsch from her Freedom Paper