Francis Maxwell is a host of “The Breakdown,” a TYT Facebook original series with three years of experience creating content online. He was most recently part of YouTube’s Creators for Change project where he covered the refugee crisis in Uganda as part of the #MoreThanARefugee series.
Francis’s videos on racial discrimination and systemic injustice in the United States are widely shared across Facebook, most averaging 1 million+ views per video. His breakdown of the NFL protests and unfair treatment of Black activists caught the attentions of Colin Kaepernick and historic activist, Dr. John Carlos.
Francis is a regular contributor on Cheddar and BBC.
He’s a Scottish native, a former professional soccer player and mechanical engineer.