Chi-Chi Okonkwo is a self-proclaimed African-Canadian feminist with a BA in literature and a strong admiration for the written word. Moreover, she is a daughter of the Nigerian diaspora with the conviction that mainstream media disregards narratives similar to her’s. For this reason and more, she takes to political writing to include her voice in the black feminist cipher, to resist, to educate, and to incite change.

She’s published in The Feminist Wire, Blavity, and xoJane. Find her on Twitter: @JiJiVisuals