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Nylah Abitimo-Jones ‘Black Lives Matter: What it means to be Young, Gifted & Black in 2020’

7-year-old Nylah had a memorable lockdown, performing her poem ‘Black’, in front of over 5000 people at the Cheltenham Black Lives Matter protest. Nylah’s poem centres around self-love and being Black with pride. Videos of her performance have been watched by millions and reposted by celebrities like Missy Elliott and platforms like NAACP, NowThis, BBC, Al-Jazeera. Nylah performs her poetry, and speaks to Jude about what it means to be young, gifted and black. Join in the conversation using #Beingth

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