Yasiin Bey and Ferrari Sheppard set out on a voyage to Ethiopia. The experience was documented by prominent Ethiopian photographer Aida Muluneh. From attempting to blend into crowds on the bustling streets of Addis Ababa, to roaming conspicuously through rural plains in the south, Bey and Sheppard grew closer to the land.
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Once upon a time, you were born. You traveled through time and space to breathe your first breath of air and emerge from a glorious womb. You contained a higher intelligence — it was yours, absolutely free. So was your DNA; your unique facial features, the depth in your eyes, and fingerprints as precise as...More