London Lions’ Vince Macaulay wants to make his community better through basketball

One of the most successful basketball coaches in the UK, London Lions’ Vince Macaulay, talks about basketball, the meaning of the community, racism, diversity, the lockdown, and how sports can help the society to become better. By Nikos Papanikolaou If someone searches on the web about the most popular sports in the UK, they will discover that basketball is not one of them. Football and … Continue reading London Lions’ Vince Macaulay wants to make his community better through basketball

Black History Month

With the British curriculum unchanged, Black history in school was very basic: slaves, Martin Luther King, Malcolm X and Rosa Parks. Yes, they were integral to the rights Black people now have today but for 12 years of my life, year after year, those four topics were the only ones we were taught about Black history. And the leading figures were all men (bar Rosa … Continue reading Black History Month