Olúfẹ́mi Táíwò
Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Georgetown University

Olúfẹ́mi O Táíwò is an assistant professor of philosophy at Georgetown University in Washington, DC.

Written by Olúfẹ́mi Táíwò

A woman and her children sit at the entrance of Rua Dois, one of the most violent neighbourhoods in Rocinha, Rio de Janeiro’s largest favela. Photo by Lianne Milton/WMF/Panos

Essay/
Political philosophy
Who gets to feel secure?

Security is one thing to a Black mother in a favela, another to a politician keen on law and order. They should be the same

Olúfẹ́mi O Táíwò